Table 1.

Heights of US Boys and Girls

Age (y)Height (cm)
BoysGirls
MeanMedianMeanMedian
9131.6133.8133.2133.2
10138.8139.3138.5139.2
11143.4143.8144.0143.7
12149.9149.4151.9152.0
13154.2154.5157.1157.6
14164.2165.2159.1159.5
15167.8168.7161.5160.0
16173.2173.3163.8164.9
17176.8177.3161.4160.5
18177.0176.2
  • Data from Hamill et al.6