Table 1—

Characteristics of women who gave birth in Ontario hospitals, 1996–2001

YearTotal deliveriesDeliveries in Women with PGDAge (years)
Women with PGDWomen without PGD
1996133,3161,122 (0.8)30.7 ± 5.528.9 ± 5.4
1997131,6851,191 (0.9)30.7 ± 5.329.0 ± 5.5
1998129,4701,296 (1.0)30.9 ± 5.329.1 ± 5.5
1999128,6791,352 (1.1)31.0 ± 5.329.2 ± 5.5
2000124,6051,455 (1.2)31.2 ± 5.529.3 ± 5.6
2001128,7451,532 (1.2)31.2 ± 5.429.5 ± 5.5
  • Data are n (%) or means ± SD.