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Table 1 Summary statistics for self (s) and assisted (a) measurement of waist, hip, and waist to hip ratio

From: Validity of self-measured waist and hip circumferences: results from a community study in Malaysia

  Min Max Median Mean SD n
WC (s) 64.4 117.9 86.6 87.7 10.79 125
WC (a) 64.5 116.5 87.6 88.2 10.93 125
Hip (s) 83.5 136.8 97.5 98.4 8.72 125
Hip (a) 80.5 137.0 98.5 99.5 8.5 125
WHR (s) .75 1.11 .88 .89 .072 125
WHR (a) .72 1.13 .88 .89 .073 125