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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for the 2001 sample populations

From: Racial disparities in infant mortality: what has birth weight got to do with it and how large is it?

Birth Cohort # Births # Deaths CDR Birth Weight (grams)
     Min Mean Median Max
Eur. Am. F. 1,023,583 3,558 3.48 500 3342 3365 6350
Eur. Am. M. 1,076,814 4,880 4.53 500 3461 3487 7858
Af. Am. F. 255,758 1,865 7.29 500 3092 3135 7002
Af. Am. M. 264,130 2,545 9.64 500 3200 3260 7220
  1. Eur. = European; Af. = African; Am. = American; F. = females; M. = males
  2. CDR = Crude death rate (death per 1000 births)