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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the screened children

From: Screening for developmental delay among children attending a rural community welfare clinic in Ghana

Characteristics Number %
Sex
Male 173 52.4
Female 157 47.6
Birth weight (kg)
Normal weight (2.5 kg-3.5) 251 76.0
Under weight (<2.5 kg) 26 7.9
Over weight (>3.5 kg) 53 16.1
Duration of gestation
Term (37-40 weeks) 233 70.6
Pre-term (<37 weeks) 63 19.1
Post- term (>40 weeks) 34 10.3
Method of delivery
SVD 162 49.7
C/S 63 19.1
Assisted 105 31.8
  1. Key: SVD Spontaneous vertex delivery, C/S Cesarian section.