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Birth Statistics

Volume 77: debated on Monday 15 April 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales in he will give the mean birth weight and standar deviation for a total births, (b live births and (c) stillbirths in 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983 and 1984, respectively, in Wales

The information requested for 1980 to 1983 is given in the following table; comparable figures for 1984 are not yet available

Mean birthweight and standard deviation for district health authorities in Wales: 1983
(Grams)
Total birthsLive births
MeanStandard deviationMeanStandard deviation
Clwyd3,3275823,336569
East Dyfed3,3455553,350549
Pembrokeshire3,3125563,321544
Gwent3,2835753,290565
Gwynedd3,3245673,330557
Mid Glamorgan3,2845783,292566
Powys3,3435673,357549
South Glamorgan3,2875603,292554
West Glamorgan3,3105603,315552