On Eating Habits and Nutrition Condition, Quedlinburg, 1985-1989 6th Partial Study: Anthropometry of Future Parents

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Ernährung der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Bergholz-Rehbrücke
  • Kreiskrankenhaus Quedlinburg
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Ernaehrung der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Bergholz-Rehbruecke Kreiskrankenhaus Quedlinburg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Medicine
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
  • Abstract

    Body measurements of mother and of father. Topics: Information on mother at one measuring time: age; weight; body height; Stammlaenge; chest width and depth; shoulder width; pelvis width; information at three further measuring times: triceps; hips, stomach; chest; weight and increase; body extent; information on father: weight and height; Stammlaenge; chest width and depth; shoulder width; pelvis width; triceps; hips, stomach; chest.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1985 / 1989
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: district hospital Quedlinburg
Sampled Universe
All pregnant women and their partners cared for in the district hospital between 1985 and 1989.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Collection Mode
  • Measurment record
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1004
    Number of Variables: 49
The study is component of a 10-part investigation on eating habits of pregnant women, nursing women and their babys, ZA Study Nos. 6428 to 6437.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6433 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22