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Table 1 The distribution of studied women (born between the 1920s and 1980s) by birth cohort and menopausal status

From: Relationship between some indicators of reproductive history, body fatness and the menopausal transition in Hungarian women

Birth cohort Number Percentage Menopausal status Number Percentage
1920 (1920–1929) 320 16.6 Premenopausal 475 31.2
1930 (1930–1939) 347 18.0 Early perimenopausal 53 3.5
1940 (1940–1949) 275 14.2 Late perimenopausal 51 3.4
1950 (1950–1959) 357 18.5 Postmenopausal 941 61.9
1960 (1960–1969) 256 13.3 Hyster- or ovariectomized 401
1970 (1970–1979) 192 9.9 Unknown 11
1980 (1980–1989) 185 9.6    
Total 1932 100.0 Total 1932 100.0