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Table 2 Anthropometric factors

From: Caesarean section – an appraisal of some predictive factors in Lagos Nigeria

Height (cm) Caesarean section Spontaneous vaginal delivery Total p-value
n (%) n (%)
<151 6 (60.0) 4 (40.0) 10  
151-160 109 (51.2) 104 (48.8) 213  
161-170 44 (48.9) 46 (51.1) 90 0.358
171-180 1 (16.7) 5 (83.3) 6  
Total 160 159 319  
Weight (kg) Caesarean section Spontaneous vaginal delivery Total p-value
n (%) n (%)
50-69 28 (31.0) 43 (69.0) 71  
70-89 59 (44.8) 78 (55.2) 137 < 0.001
≥ 90 38 (73.5) 12 (26.5) 50  
Total 125 133 258