Are boys or girls born later?

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What babies earlier, boys or girls? I didn't ask questions about this until the survey had been running fr a while but added the question later, in case it showed anything shocking or interesting. It didn't, really, but here are the results.

Births by day and sex of the baby

Cumulative Distribution

This graph shows the percentage of births that'd occured on or before a given day, like a running total.

Average length of pregnancy, by sex of the baby

# of previous births# of survey participantsAverage Arrival
boy468239W,5D
girl462139W,5D

Due Date Survey Data

Due date statistics: A study on the length of pregnancy
Probability of delivery resulting from spontaneous labor after 35 weeks
Probability of delivery within x days of a given date
Length of pregnancy by week
Spontaneous labor and due date determination
Length of pregnancy, comparing subsequent births for individual moms
Length of pregnancy for first time vs. second & third time moms
Length of pregnancy, type of delivery
Gestation vs. Birthweight
Probablity of Induction after a given day
Average day of spontaneous labor vs. age of mother at time of birth
Are more babies born during a full moon?
What's the most common day of the week for babies to be born?
I'm still pregnant at 40W. What's it mean?
Do winter babies arrive later?
What if I know my conception date?
Are boys or girls born later?
Subsequent pregnancy date search
How do inductions bias the due date statistics?
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Birth Stories
Survey input dates

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