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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: Prevention and management of excessive gestational weight gain: a survey of overweight and obese pregnant women

  Mean n (%) SD Range
Age (years) 29   6 15 - 50
Weight (kg) 90.6   14.4 54.6 – 145.2
BMI (kg/m2) 31.6 428 4.8 25.2 – 49.3
BMI>25 &≤ 30 (kg/m2) 27.7 197 (46) 1.4 25.1 - 29.9
BMI>30 (kg/m2) 34.9 231 (54) 4.2 30.0 - 49.3
Previous pregnancies 2   2 0-9
SIMD decile *     
1   38 (9)   
2   70 (16)   
3   55 (13)   
4   47 (11)   
5   49 (11)   
6>   169 (40)   
  1. (n=428).
  2. *SIMD decile1-2 = most deprived.
  3. 3–5 = moderately deprived.
  4. 6>= least deprived.