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Table 1 Characteristics of sample population

From: Reliability of routinely collected anthropometric measurements in primary care

Measurement by age group N Mean Std Dev Minimum Q1 Median Q3 Maximum
Age (months) 125 33.6 32.2 0.23 9.0 19.0 53.0 135.0
Sex, Male (%) 63 (50.4)        
0- < 2 years
 Weight (kg) 67a 8.66 1.92 2.51 7.29 8.65 9.69 13.37
 Length (cm) 68 71.6 7.57 45.63 66.53 71.46 76.85 86.38
2 to 5 years
 Weight (kg) 31 15.36 2.61 11.58 13.1 14.53 17.7 19.78
 Height (cm) 31 99.58 8.51 83.9 93.18 100.53 107.8 110.78
> 5 to 18 years
 Weight (kg) 26 24.02 5.73 15.65 20.4 22.6 27.23 37.55
 Height (cm) 26 124.34 11.03 102.85 116.35 123.93 130.05 146.4
  1. a1 patient did not complete all weight measurements