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Table 3 Sex, size at birth and newborn care of the children

From: Prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B infection among mothers and children with hepatitis B infected mother in upper Dolpa, Nepal

Children’s characteristics Number Percentage
Sex of baby
 Male 13 52.0
 Female 12 48.0
Perceived Size of the child at birth
 Very large 2 8.0
 Larger than average 7 28.0
 Average 10 40.0
 Smaller than average 5 20.0
 Very small 1 4.0
Cord cutting instruments
 New/boiled blade 1 4.0
 Knife/ Scissor 24 96.0
Colostrums feeding
 Yes 9 36.0
 No 16 64.0