Skip to main content

Table 1 Anthropometric characteristics of the subjects. ∆ F/M (%): difference between female and male subjects expressed as in % of the value of male students

From: The effect of body composition on strength and power in male and female students

Groups
Parameters
Male (n = 72) Female (n = 64) ∆ F/M (in %)
Body mass (kg) 72.8 ± 7 61.4 ± 7 15.7
p < 0.001
Height (m) 1.75 ± 0.05 1.62 ± 0.05 7.4
p < 0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 23.5 ± 2 23.23 ± 2.01 0.9
NS (p < 0.56)
Body fat (%) 17.2 ± 1.8 25.0 ± 2.5 − 45.5
p < 0.001