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TABLE 4. CENTREWISE HEIGHT (CMS.) OF BOYS DURING ADOLESCENCE

AGE IN YEARS
CENTRE 10.0 10.5- 11.0- 11.5- 12.0- 12.5- 13.0- 13.5- 14.0- 14.5- 15.0- 15.5-
  <10.5 <11.0 <11.5 <12.0 <12.5 <13.0 <13.5 <14.0 <14.5 <15.0 <15.5 <16.0

RURAL

CHANDIGARH

N 246 297 398 404 474 424 449 385 364 298 226 144
MEAN 128.6 131.4 133.3 135.7 137.2 140.6 142.6 145.1 147.7 149.6 152.1 155.1
SD 7.2 7.8 7.4 8.0 8.0 8.6 9.2 9.1 10.1 10.0 10.4 10.4

HYDERABAD

N 147 238 306 363 367 352 351 328 291 237 139 79
MEAN 128.7 131.1 133.0 135.1 137.6 140.1 142.7 145.4 148.4 150.8 153.4 155.1
SD 6.2 5.8 6.1 6.7 6.5 6.8 7.2 7.5 7.8 7.8 8.5 7.9

JABALPUR

N 157 237 284 340 367 392 375 352 319 250 182 126
MEAN 127.6 130.2 132.5 134.3 137.2 139.3 141.6 144.7 148.1 150.4 152.0 155.1
SD 6.4 6.5 6.6 7.2 7.4 7.7 7.8 8.3 8.7 9.3 10.2 8.6

VARANASI

N 159 259 403 508 560 555 539 517 424 278 178 65
MEAN 126.7 127.6 130.1 131.9 133.7 136.1 138.4 141.1 143.4 146.4 147.8 150.4
SD 7.0 6.9 7.3 7.8 8.3 8.7 9.3 9.3 9.7 10.2 10.5 10.2

VELLORE

N 330 395 480 495 490 486 466 358 293 154 94 12
MEAN 126.0 128.1 130.1 132.2 134.3 136.5 139.0 141.5 144.1 147.5 149.0 149.3
SD 5.9 6.0 6.0 6.3 6.4 6.8 7.4 7.9 8.3 8.5 9.0 9.8

TOTAL

N 1039 1426 1871 2110 2258 2209 2180 1940 1691 1217 819 426
MEAN 127.3 129.5 131.6 133.6 135.8 138.3 140.7 143.4 146.2 149.0 151.0 154.2
SD 6.6 6.8 6.9 7.4 7.6 8.1 8.5 8.8 9.3 9.5 10.1 9.6

URBAN

VELLORE

N 329 412 479 516 482 488 438 377 240 157 97 8
MEAN 128.1 130.2 132.7 134.7 137.2 139.8 143.0 146.0 149.7 152.1 154.4 157.3
SD 6.5 6.6 6.6 6.9 7.0 7.6 8.1 9.0 9.5 9.3 9.9 9.8

DELHI

N 269 320 413 458 515 472 416 365 332 260 192 128
MEAN 129.9 131.2 134.2 136.1 139.6 142.2 145.3 148.1 152.3 154.0 157.0 160.8
SD 6.7 7.1 7.4 7.2 8.0 8.2 9.2 8.8 9.2 9.6 9.1 7.9

TOTAL

N 598 732 892 974 997 960 854 742 572 417 289 136
MEAN 128.9 130.7 133.4 135.4 138.4 141.0 144.1 147.1 151.2 153.3 156.1 160.6
SD 6.7 6.8 7.1 7.1 7.6 8.0 8.7 8.9 9.4 9.5 9.4 8.1

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