Stature and stature distribution in Portuguese male adults 1904-1998: the role of environmental factors.

@article{Padez2002StatureAS,
  title={Stature and stature distribution in Portuguese male adults 1904-1998: the role of environmental factors.},
  author={Cristina Padez},
  journal={American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council},
  year={2002},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={39-49}
}
  • Cristina Padez
  • Published 2002 in
    American journal of human biology : the official…
The records of height of 841,457 18-year-old Portuguese males were analyzed by area of residence (districts). The sample included all Portuguese 18-year-old males born between 1966 and 1979 and examined between 1985 and 1998, in the north, center, and south of Portugal. They represent all social strata. There were statistically significant differences (P < or = 0.001) among districts: males from Lisbon (172.8 cm) and Setúbal (172.7 cm), the most developed districts, were tallest, and those from… CONTINUE READING

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