MHLU - Health Status Resource

Small-for-Gestational Age Rate

Number of singleton live births with a birth weight less than the 10th percentile of birth weights of the same sex and same gestational age in weeks, expressed as a percentage of live singleton births with gestational ages from 22 to 43 weeks.The current Canadian reference percentile tables can be found at http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/rhs-ssg/bwga-pnag/index-eng.php.