Height and weight norms and somatotypic height-weight classification of Estonian schoolchildren aged 7–18 years

  • Helje Kaarma Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Gudrun Veldre Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Liidia Saluste Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Mart Lintsi Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Jaan Kasmel Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Ene-Margit Tiit Institute of Mathematical Statistics, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Raini Stamm Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Maie Toomsalu Centre for Physical Anthropology, Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Erik Salm Institute of Mathematical Statistics, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Ene Käärik Institute of Mathematical Statistics, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
  • Andres Arend Department of Anatomy, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
Keywords: body build, height-weight classification, anthropometry

Abstract

Relying on regularities of Estonian schoolchildren’s body build, height and weight norms and a somatotypic height-weight classification were created for Estonian schoolchildren aged 7–18 years.

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Published
2018-06-25
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Kaarma, H., Veldre, G., Saluste, L., Lintsi, M., Kasmel, J., Tiit, E.-M., Stamm, R., Toomsalu, M., Salm, E., Käärik, E., & Arend, A. (2018). Height and weight norms and somatotypic height-weight classification of Estonian schoolchildren aged 7–18 years. Papers on Anthropology, 27(1), 17-24. https://doi.org/10.12697/poa.2018.27.1.02
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