What is an apgar score at 1 vs 5 minutes?

Agpar score. The apgar score is a number from 0 to 10 to indicate the condition of a baby during the first minutes at birth. It is given at one, 5 and 10 minutes after birth. The higher the number, the healthier and more normal a baby is. Babies with potential problems usually score under 5. The lower the score is, the more aggressive the treatment will be, e.g., initiation of cpr.