Figure 11.2.7: Women who gained the recommended amount of weight during pregnancy
Percent of women who gave birth, Middlesex-London, Ontario and Peer Group, 2014 to 2017
The percent of women in Middlesex-London who gained the recommended amount of weight during pregnancy was 29.9% in 2016, compared to 32.0% in Ontario and 30.0% in the Peer Group. The percent in Middlesex-London was not significantly different from Ontario in 2015 and 2016.
There was no significant difference between the percentages in the urban and rural populations of Middlesex-London from 2015 to 2017 (not shown).