OpenIntro Statistics Dataset - births

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This dataset was taken from the list of OpenIntro dataset files found at https://www.openintro.org/data/.

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births

Data on a random sample of 100 births for babies in North Carolina where themother was not a smoker and another 50 where the mother was a smoker.

Variables

  • f_age - Father's age.
  • m_age - Mother's age.
  • weeks - Weeks at which the mother gave birth.
  • premature - Indicates whether the baby was premature or not.
  • visits - Number of hospital visits.
  • gained - Weight gained by mother.
  • weight - Birth weight of the baby.
  • sex_baby - Gender of the baby.
  • smoke - Whether or not the mother was a smoker.

Source

Birth records released by North Carolina in 2004.

Taken from: https://www.openintro.org/data/index.php?data=births.


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