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Table 2 Mean (SD) measured and self-reported anthropometrics, the mean differences (SD) and the p-value of the paired t-test for all 1298 subjects

From: Accuracy of self-reported body weight, height and waist circumference in a Dutch overweight working population

Anthropometrics Measured Self-reported Difference p-value
Body weight (kg) 92.7 (14.0) 91.3 (13.8) 1.4 (1.9) <0.001
Body height (cm) 177.0 (9.1) 177.7 (9.2) -0.7 (1.5) <0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 29.5 (3.4) 28.9 (3.3) 0.7 (0.8) <0.001
WC (cm)* 101.8 (9.7) 102.9 (9.8) -1.1 (4.0) <0.001
  1. * Results on WC are based on a sub-sample of 250 subjects (176 males and 74 females)