TABLE 8-4

BP Norms for Girls by Age and Height Percentile

Age, yBP %ileSBP, mm HgDBP, mm Hg
Percentile of HeightPercentile of Height
5th10th25th50th75th90th95th5th10th25th50th75th90th95th
150th8384858688899038393940414142
90th97979810010110210352535354555556
95th10010110210410510610756575758595960
99th10810810911111211311464646565666767
250th8585878889919143444445464647
90th989910010110310410557585859606161
95th10210310410510710810961626263646565
99th10911011111211411511669697070717272
350th8687888991929347484849505051
90th10010010210310410610661626263646465
95th10410410510710810911065666667686869
99th11111111311411511611773737474757676
450th8888909192949450505152525354
90th10110210310410610710864646566676768
95th10510610710811011111268686970717172
99th11211311411511711811976767677787979
550th8990919394959652535354555556
90th10310310510610710910966676768696970
95th10710710811011111211370717172737374
99th11411411611711812012078787979808181
650th9192939496979854545556565758
90th10410510610810911011168686970707172
95th10810911011111311411572727374747576
99th11511611711912012112280808081828383
750th9393959697999955565657585859
90th10610710810911111211369707071727273
95th11011111211311511611673747475767677
99th11711811912012212312481818282838484
850th959596989910010157575758596060
90th10810911011111311411471717172737474
95th11211211411511611811875757576777878
99th11912012112212312512582828383848586
950th96979810010110210358585859606161
90th11011011211311411611672727273747575
95th11411411511711811912076767677787979
99th12112112312412512712783838484858687
1050th989910010210310410559595960616262
90th11211211411511611811873737374757676
95th11611611711912012112277777778798080
99th12312312512612712912984848586868788
1150th10010110210310510610760606061626363
90th11411411611711811912074747475767777
95th11811811912112212312478787879808181
99th12512512612812913013185858687878889
1250th10210310410510710810961616162636464
90th11611611711912012112275757576777878
95th11912012112312412512679797980818282
99th12712712813013113213386868788888990
1350th10410510610710911011062626263646565
90th11711811912112212312476767677787979
95th12112212312412612712880808081828383
99th12812913013213313413587878889899091
1450th10610610710911011111263636364656666
90th11912012112212412512577777778798080
95th12312312512612712912981818182838484
99th13013113213313513613688888990909192
1550th10710810911011111311364646465666767
90th12012112212312512612778787879808181
95th12412512612712913013182828283848585
99th13113213313413613713889899091919293
1650th10810811011111211411464646566666768
90th12112212312412612712878787980818182
95th12512612712813013113282828384858586
99th13213313413513713813990909091929393
1750th10810911011111311411564656566676768
90th12212212312512612712878797980818182
95th12512612712913013113282838384858586
99th13313313413613713813990909191929393
  • The 90th percentile is 1.28 SD, the 95th percentile is 1.645 SD, and the 99th percentile is 2.326 SD over the mean.

  • Reproduced with permission from High Blood Pressure Education Program Working Group on High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents. Pediatrics. 2004;114(2 suppl 4th report):559.