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Table 5 Obstetric outcomes between undocumented women (N = 62) and all pregnant women (N = 47,274) in 2018

From: Maternal health care utilization and the obstetric outcomes of undocumented women in Finland – a retrospective register-based study

  Undocumented women All pregnant women  
  mean (95% CI) mean (95% CI) p-valuea
First prenatal visit (gw) 20.5 (17.9–23.1)   9.5 (9.5–9.5)   < 0.001
Number of prenatal visits 5.2 (4.2–6.2)   13.4 (13.3–13.5)   < 0.001
Birth weight of newborn (g) 3438 (3341–3534)c   3499 (3494–3504)d   0.38
  n proportion % (95% CI) n proportion % (95% CI) p-valueb
Vacuum extraction 8c 17.0 (7.6–30.8)c 4598 9.7 (9.5–10.0) 0.13
Caesarean section 6c 12.8 (4.8–25.7)c 7899 16.7 (16.4–17.0) 0.56
Neonatal admission 3c 6.4 (1.3–17.5)c 5609d 11.7 (11.5–12.0)d 0.36
  1. Register data on parturients, deliveries, and newborns in 2018 [34]
  2. aTwo sample t-test
  3. bFisher’s Exact test
  4. cn = 47 (undocumented parturients and live born neonates)
  5. dn = 47,777 (live born neonates)