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Table 1 Summary statistics for the covariates used in the 0–18 weeks GWG regression models, n = 729

From: Effect of maternal gestational weight gain on offspring DNA methylation: a follow-up to the ALSPAC cohort study

Covariate Estimate
Child’s sex, male 48.8%
Mean age of mother at birth (years) 30.1 (95% CI 29.8–30.4)
Mean 0–18 weeks GWG (kg/week) 0.16 (95% CI 0.14–0.17)
 Not completed high-school 7.1%
 Completed high school 33.6%
 College/university 41.8%
 College/university more than 4 years 17.1%
Maternal daily smoking, yes (8 missing) 12.5%
Caesarian section, yes 6%
 1st 40.7%
 2nd 39.5%
 3rd 14.1%
 4th or more 5.6%
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