Table 3.

Relationship of Match Status to Marital Status, Maternal Age, and Infant Birth Weight for Infants Born in Alberta in 1992 Who Should Have Been Screened for Metabolic Disease in the Newborn Period

Marital StatusAge (y)Weight (g)NMPMGMTotal InfantsPercent GM
<20<2500249123   156   78.8
2500+601102035  2205   92.3
Single20–35<25005431 458   543   84.3
2500+1362016070  6407   94.7
35+<250045  22    31   71.0
2500+54 207   216   95.8
<20<250010  15    16   93.8
2500+15 295   301   98.0
Married20–35<2500140611411  1612   87.5
2500+205260  26 251    26 716   98.3
35+<25001313 145   171   84.8
2500+22322718  2772   98.1
<20<250000   3     3   100.0
2500+00   8     8   100.0
Formerly married20–35<25001116  60    87   68.9
2500+85165 633   883   71.7
35+<250047  11    22   50.0
2500+1532 124   171   72.5