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Table 2 Characteristics of participants. Demographic data of study sample. BMI is based on self-reported height and weight. BMI = weight [kg] / height [m]2

From: A comparative study of food habits and body shape perception of university students in Japan and Korea

Characteristics of Participants
  Total Japan Korea
Variable n = 248 n = 113 n = 135
Age (y) 20.0 ± 1.7 19.0 ± 1.8 20.0 ± 1.3
weight (kg) 50.6 ± 6.1 49.6 ± 6.2 51.3 ± 5.9
height (cm) 159.6 ± 5.4 157.1 ± 5.2 161.7 ± 4.7
BMI (kg/m2) 19.9 ± 2.0 20.0 ± 2.1 20.0 ± 2.1