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Table 2 Differences in both study groups

From: Hospital treatment -is it affordable? A structured cost analysis of vaginal deliveries and planned caesarean sections

  Vaginal delivery Planned caesarean Significant difference
Pregnancy age at delivery 39w3d (38w0d - 41w5d) 38w2d (37w0d - 40w6d) Yes (p = 9.8 × 10-15)
Birthweight (g) 3435 (2650 - 4440) 3272 (2470 - 4190) Yes (p = 0.05)
Time in delivery room (H: M) 10:44 (2:00 - 41.40) 6:45 (4: 45 - 10:50) Yes (p = 5 × 10-4)
Percentage of peridural 54% 100%