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mhely46
11-12-2001, 08:09 PM
In the interests of clearing up confusion and possible misinterpretations,
and getting to some kind of outcome on questions such as this, it would be
very helpful if any contributors would post the actual sources, citations
etc. for the data rather than just a measure.

Regards again,
Max.
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>
> I have a database which includes measurements for the foot length of male
> and female candidates between the ages of 10 and 14 from most parts of the
> world from 14 researchers. According to my database, the average
> length of
> 24.4cm (as given in the post from Danik Lafond ) is the same as for a 13
> year old male.
>
> If this is the quoted length for an average person (50th
> percentile) then it
> seems to be short in relation to the data that I have. Of course this
> depends on where (demographically) the data was collected. It may be of
> course be that the quoted length is not for a 50th %ile but for another
> percentile...
>

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