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Table 1 Offspring characteristics of the GUSTO cohort studied in the analysis

From: Developmental pathways to adiposity begin before birth and are influenced by genotype, prenatal environment and epigenome

  Time point N (%) Mean (SD)
Ethnicity Chinese Delivery 570 (58%)  
Malay 247 (25%)
Indian 170 (17%)
Child sex Male 517 (52%)  
Female 470 (48%)
Gestational age (weeks) 987 39 (1)
Weight (g) Delivery 959 3130.5 (380.9)
3 months 904 6150.6 (778.7)
6 months 864 7717.1 (914.3)
9 months 829 8615.0 (1001.4)
12 months 846 9380.2 (1078.6)
15 months 851 10086.2 (1164)
18 months 804 10742.4 (1298.7)
24 months 818 11981.6 (1552.8)
36 months 824 14249.8 (2028.2)
48 months 718 16442.1 (2692.4)
Length/height (cm) Delivery 959 48.7 (1.8)
3 months 904 60.9 (2.4)
6 months 868 67.1 (2.7)
9 months 830 71.6 (2.8)
12 months 848 75.4 (3.1)
15 months 843 78.9 (3.2)
18 months 689 82.1 (3.3)
24 months 718 87.6 (3.6)
36 months 817 94.8 (3.8)
48 months 716 102.3 (4.2)
Body mass index (kg/m2) Delivery 959 13.2 (1.2)
3 months 904 16.5 (1.6)
6 months 864 17.1 (1.6)
9 months 829 16.8 (1.5)
12 months 845 16.5 (1.4)
15 months 843 16.2 (1.4)
18 months 687 15.9 (1.3)
24 months 718 15.5 (1.4)
36 months 817 15.8 (1.5)
48 months 716 15.6 (1.8)
Subscapular skinfold (mm) Delivery 959 5.0 (1.2)
18 months 671 6.4 (1.4)
24 months 757 6.4 (1.6)
36 months 792 6.6 (1.9)
48 months 674 6.8 (2.7)
Triceps skinfold (mm) Delivery 960 5.5 (1.3)
18 months 709 8.6 (1.7)
24 months 733 8.8 (1.8)
36 months 786 9.3 (2.3)
48 months 684 9.8 (2.9)
Subscapular:Triceps Delivery 959 0.9 (0.2)
18 months 646 0.8 (0.1)
24 months 722 0.7 (0.1)
36 months 780 0.7 (0.1)
48 months 671 0.7 (0.1)