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Table 3 Prevalence of low birth weight and normal birth weight

From: A cross-sectional study of determinants of birth weight of neonates in the Greater Accra region of Ghana

  Weight of baby
Low birth weight (Less than 2.5) Normal birth weight (2.5 and above)
N (%) N (%)
Sex of baby Male 29 (39.7) 481 (55.2)
Female 44 (60.3) 390 (44.8)
HB status of mother Anaemic 24 (33.8) 168 (19.6)
Non-anaemic 47 (66.2) 690 (80.4)
Gestation status Pre-mature 40 (64.5) 213 (28.2)
Normal 22 (35.5) 542 (71.8)