Table 5

Mean birth weight by cohort and delivery site—full term singleton live births, females born in Gothenburg

CohortHome birthsPrivate maternity homeHospital birthsAll sites combined
NumberBW (g)SDrange (g)NumberBW (g)SDrange (g)NumberBW (g)SDrange (g)NumberBW (g)SDrange (g)
19081429423422440–35001429423422440–3500
19146836705782500–550023118883055–31804131563472480–380011134705572480–5500
191810537165402200–5000739925723185–48409333064602040–431020535395492040–5000
192210636614752600–5200737332173450–410014433394722100–427025734834952100–5200
19307536815212560–50001532465252305–430017434824742350–495026435255012305–5000
All cohorts35436835232200–55003135165612305–484046633584722040–495085134995212040–5500
1908 excl35436835232200–55003135165612305–484045233714702040–495083735085192040–5500
  • BW = mean birth weight, SD = standard deviation.