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Table 3 General characteristics of newborn babies

From: Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women and their babies in Bhaktapur, Nepal

Characteristics n = 81 (%)
Sex
 Male 44 (54.3)
 Female 37 (45.7)
Birth weight, kg
 < 2.5 16 (19.7)
 2.5–4 65 (80.2)
 Birth length [mean (SD)], cm 48.5 (3.4)
 Head circumference [mean (SD)], cm 33.7 (1.7)
Gestation
 Preterm (< 37 weeks) 6 (7.6)
 Term (37 to 42 weeks) 73 (92.4)
Outcome
 Admitted for observation 9 (11.1)
 Normal 72 (88.9)