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Table 3 Perinatal outcomes. Aboriginal Birth Cohort Study 1987–1990

From: An Australian Aboriginal birth cohort: a unique resource for a life course study of an Indigenous population. A study protocol

Perinatal outcome DHR subset (570) High risk referred subset (116) Total cohort (686)
Mean birth weight gms (sd) 3098 g (601) 2639 (830) 3020 g (668)
LBW n (%) 76 (13) 46 (40) 122 (18)
Mean gestational age wks (sd) 38.9 (1.72) 37.7 (2.63) 38.7 (1.95)
SGA n (%) 126 (25) 41 (41) 167 (24)
Preterm n (%) 37 (7) 26 (26) 63 (10)
Mean PI (sd) 2.60 (0.26) 2.48 (0.28) 2.58 (0.26)