Volume - 40 ,Issue- 01

Factors and Prevalence of Anaemia Among Adolescent Females in Hawassa, Southern Ethiopia

  • Paper ID- JSJU-24-01-2024-10212
  • Shenyang Jianzhu Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban)/Journal of Shenyang Jianzhu University (Natural Science)
  • Anaemia is a decrease in total red blood cell count. Anaemia is a global public health issue that impacts countries of varying economic development. Adolescent girls face a greater susceptibility to anaemia due to their heightened dietary requirements. In Ethiopia, few research studies on anaemia and its associated variables have been conducted. The objective of this study is to determine the frequency of anaemia and identify the factors that contribute to it among adolescent females in Hawassa, Southern Ethiopia. A cross-sectional investigation was conducted in Hawassa City schools. Out of si