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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of maternal weight by cohort and mothers ethnicity

From: A comparison of antenatal classifications of ‘overweight’ and ‘obesity’ prevalence between white British, Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi pregnant women in England; analysis of retrospective data

Group   N Minimum Maximum Mean Std. deviation
Whole cohort Weight 13,010 30.45 191.00 66.88 15.57
Height 12,736 1.00 165.50 153.99 43.16
BMI Booking 15,208 .00 99.00 21.90 11.23
Valid N (listwise) 12,420  
White British Weight 6094 30.45 191.00 70.33 16.70
Height 6011 1.00 187.00 155.10 48.33
BMI Booking 7019 .00 77.00 21.84 11.12
Valid N (listwise) 5875  
Indian Weight 873 35.00 108.00 61.73 11.93
Height 862 1.51 181.00 154.51 26.59
BMI Booking 991 .00 45.00 20.67 9.84
Valid N (listwise) 840  
Pakistani Weight 4307 32.95 141.00 65.72 14.19
Height 4127 1.50 165.50 153.55 41.31
BMI Booking 5141 .00 52.00 20.21 11.70
Valid N (listwise) 4034  
Bangladeshi Weight 1736 35.00 166.00 60.26 12.84
Height 1736 1.52 165.50 150.89 34.03
BMI Booking 2057 .00 99.00 20.26 10.85
Valid N (listwise) 1671