Table 2
Rate of adverse birth outcomes, by Indigenous identity, singleton births, Canada, 2004 through 2006

Table 2
Rate of adverse birth outcomes, by Indigenous identity, singleton births, Canada, 2004 through 2006
Table summary
This table displays the results of Rate of adverse birth outcomes. The information is grouped by Adverse birth outcome (appearing as row headers), Non-Indigenous, Indigenous, p-value, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Rate and 95% confidence interval, calculated using from and to units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Adverse birth outcome Non-Indigenous Indigenous p-valueNote ** First Nations Métis Inuit p-valueTable 2 Note 
Rate 95% confidence interval Rate 95% confidence interval Rate 95% confidence interval Rate 95% confidence interval Rate 95% confidence interval
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Preterm birth (per 100) 6.7 6.6 6.9 8.7 8.1 9.3 < 0.01 9.0 8.2 9.7 7.6 6.3 8.9 11.4 9.7 13.1 < 0.01
Small-for-gestational-age birth (per 100) 8.6 8.5 8.8 6.6 6.0 7.1 < 0.01 5.8 5.2 6.3 8.3 6.8 9.7 8.0 6.3 9.7 < 0.01
Large-for-gestational-age birth (per 100) 10.6 10.5 10.8 18.8 18.1 19.6 < 0.01 20.9 19.9 21.8 14.4 12.7 16.1 15.6 13.5 17.7 < 0.01
Stillbirth (per 1,000) 5.6 5.3 5.8 9.0 7.0 11.0 < 0.01 10.4 7.8 12.9 5.7 1.8 9.5 9.7 5.0 14.4 0.01
Infant death (per 1,000 live births) 4.4 4.2 4.7 9.6 7.8 11.5 < 0.01 9.2 7.5 11.3 10.5 7.1 15.5 12.3 9.9 15.2 0.52
Neonatal death (per 1,000 live births) 3.4 3.1 3.6 4.9 3.5 6.3 < 0.01 4.4 3.4 5.8 7.5 4.6 12.3 7.2 5.4 9.7 0.04
Postneonatal death (per 1,000 surviving births) 1.1 0.9 1.3 4.8 3.4 6.1 < 0.01 4.8 3.6 6.4 3.1 1.5 6.1 5.1 4.0 6.4 0.29
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