Variable Study subjects Australian data [17,18]
Age (in years)
Mean (std dev)

31.63 (6.17)

30.0
Gravidity N (%)
1
2
3 or more
Missing data

47 (36.72%)
34 (26.56%)
47 (36.72%)
8
 
Parity N (%)
1
2
3 or more
Missing data


67 (52.34%)
32 (25%)
29 (22.66%)

166 987 (75.1%)
33 395 (15.0%)
21 788 (9.8%)
125 (0.1%)
Treatment N (%)
Diet only
Dietand Metformin
Diet and Insulin
Diet, Metformin and Insulin

96 (71.11%)
14 (10.37%)
21 (15.56%)
5 (2.96%)
 
Family history of diabetes N (%)
No
Yes

84 (61.76%)
52 (38.24%)
 
Gestational age
Mean (std dev)

37.8 (2.29)

38.8
Birthweight
Mean (std dev)

3339 (670.8)

3374
Delivery method N (%)
Vaginal delivery
Forceps/Vacuum delivery
Caesarean section

58 (42.65%)
32 (23.53%)
46 (33.83%)

167 202 (56.8%)
34 429 (11.7%)
92 687 (31.5%)
Booking weight
Mean (std dev)

76.97 (20.57)
 
Booking height
Mean (std dev)

161.65 (11.50)
 
BMI
Mean (std dev)

28.73 (5.57)
 
Table 1: Demographic and delivery characteristics of the study subjects compared to the Australian population [17].