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Table 1 Distribution of gestation length, foal weight and mare age for 343 foalings on four stud farms in Kildare, Ireland between January 1, 2004 and May 30, 2008

From: Causes of disease and death from birth to 12 months of age in the Thoroughbred horse in Ireland

  Average Median 25th Quartile 75th Quartile Minimum Maximum
Gestation length (days) 340.03 339 334 345 312 383
Foal weight (kg) 53.58 54 50 58 36 68
Mare age (years) 10.6 10 7 14 4 23