Name: Birth Weight Data

 

Abstract: The following data set gives information about the length of the gestation period (in weeks) and the weight (in ounces) of 200 babies born in North Carolina. The data came from a 1995 birth registry at the North Carolina State Center for Health and Environmental Statistics. 

 

Variables (column):

  1. Gestation (weeks)
  2. Weight (ounces)

 

Possible Uses: Confidence Intervals, Regression

 

References: Professor Todd Swanson