The WHO Child Growth Standards are based on the growth of healthy breastfed infants in multi-ethnic populations. Healthy breastfed infants born to non-smoking women with access to health care are the normative model for growth and development (Health Canada 2010).
Learn more about feeding your baby, including how to know breastfeeding is going well on the HaltonParents website.
Printable Growth Charts
For more information visit Growth charts on the Dietitians of Canada website
Paper copies of the growth charts can be ordered free by emailing us.
Information for healthcare professionals
A free WHO Growth Chart Training program for Healthcare Providers is available through the Dietitians of Canada.
Updated November 5, 2020