Statistics About The Average Week To Give Birth For Second Time Moms

Second time moms have an average gestation period of about 39 weeks, with a standard deviation of approximately 1 week.

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"The average gestational period for first time mothers is about 41 weeks and one day, while for second-time mothers it's about 40 weeks and three days."

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"Second-time mothers usually give birth even sooner. Half already gave birth by week 39 (9 days before their due date)."

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"According to the data of around 8000 women, for most second-time mothers, labor starts spontaneously before 40 weeks."

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"Around 60% of second-time mothers give birth in less than 24 hours."

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"Second-time moms were found to experience shorter early labor."

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"Third trimester tends to be a week shorter for second-time mothers compared to first-time moms."

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"The average gestation period for second babies is 40.3 weeks."

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"Most second-time moms will go into labor within a week of their due date."

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"Over 50% of second pregnancies will be over by week 40."

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"Second-time mothers tend to have quicker and less complicated deliveries than first-time mothers."

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"The second birth is likely to be different from the first birth."

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"Second-time mothers have about 12-14 hours shorter labor on average."

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"About 10% of second births occur preterm (before 37 weeks)."

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"About 38% of second-time moms go into labor on their own before their scheduled induction."

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"Second-time mothers tend to experience a quicker postpartum recovery."

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"In a study, about 96% of second-time mothers delivered vaginally, compared to 84% of first-time mothers."

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"C-section rate is lower for second-time mothers, with 10% vs 20.9% in first-time mothers."

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"Over half of second pregnancies tend to deliver earlier than 40 weeks."

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