Table 1—

Anthropomethric characteristics by diabetes status

No diabetes at 41 years of age
Type 2 diabetes by 41 years of age
Difference in SD score (95% CI)
nMeannMean
Birth weight (g)10,2573,338853,248−90 (−201 to 21)
Birth weight (SD score)*9,2900.0875−0.17−0.25 (−0.47 to −0.03)
BMI
 Mother
  in 195710,29922.98423.80.26 (0.05–0.47)
  in 19698,86324.17225.60.38 (0.09–0.65)
 Father in 19698,62024.76725.80.38 (0.14–0.61)
 Cohort member
  at 7 years8,72815.97016.10.48 (0.25–0.71)
  at 11 years9,69917.57519.90.94 (0.72–1.17)
  at 16 years9,61620.47524.01.31 (1.08–1.53)
  at 23 years8,89322.56527.61.65 (1.41–1.89)
  at 33 years9,03125.15332.11.57 (1.31–1.84)
  • *

    * Birth weight standardized for gestational age and sex;

  • data for participants with diabetes presented only if measured before the reported age at onset.