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TABLE 7. CENTREWISE CHEST CIRCUMFERENCE (CMS.) OF GIRLS DURING ADOLESCENCE

AGE IN YEARS
CENTRE 10.0 10.5- 11.0- 11.5- 12.0- 12.5- 13.0- 13.5- 14.0- 14.5- 15.0- 15.5-
<10.5 <11.0 <11.5 <12.0 <12.5 <13.0 <13.5 <14.0 <14.5 <15.0 <15.5 <16.0

RURAL

CHANDIGARH

N 218 293 363 377 416 394 347 317 298 218 155 99
MEAN 56.0 56.8 57.6 58.2 59.1 60.5 61.2 62.6 63.3 64.1 64.1 65.0
SD 3.2 3.2 3.5 3.6 3.9 3.9 4.5 4.0 4.4 4.2 5.6 4.0

HYDERABAD

N 148 238 321 362 388 390 368 341 321 253 158 72
MEAN 58.6 59.6 60.9 62.2 63.9 66.0 68.4 70.1 71.9 73.3 74.3 74.6
SD 2.6 3.2 3.8 3.9 4.5 5.2 5.2 5.4 5.1 5.0 4.9 7.9

JABALPUR

N 149 244 246 308 329 357 327 302 268 206 139 81
MEAN 56.6 57.4 58.4 59.1 60.3 61.2 62.4 63.9 64.6 66.5 67.4 67.8
SD 3.4 3.8 3.8 3.6 4.0 3.9 4.1 4.3 5.9 4.8 4.5 4.8

VARANASI

N 92 175 265 328 351 338 344 314 258 169 102 41
MEAN 58.5 59.0 59.9 60.7 61.6 62.8 64.1 65.3 66.6 67.8 68.7 70.5
SD 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.7 4.4 4.0 4.0 4.9 4.7 4.2 4.4 3.4

VELLORE

N 311 367 483 493 488 493 454 381 280 163 97 14
MEAN 56.3 57.1 57.9 58.8 59.8 60.7 61.8 62.7 63.6 64.8 65.5 65.9
SD 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.1 3.1 3.3 3.4 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.6 4.4

TOTAL

N 918 1317 1678 1868 1972 1972 1840 1655 1425 1009 651 307
MEAN 56.9 57.8 58.8 59.7 60.9 62.2 63.6 64.9 66.1 67.6 68.2 68.8
SD 3.2 3.4 3.7 3.9 4.3 4.6 5.0 5.3 5.8 5.7 6.1 6.4

URBAN

VELLORE

N 282 364 456 471 461 451 421 378 245 176 86 6
MEAN 56.8 57.9 58.8 59.8 61.3 62.8 64.4 66.0 67.0 68.4 69.3 69.4
SD 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.8 4.0 4.5 4.9 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.3 3.2

DELHI

N 223 285 369 430 468 400 424 314 290 222 157 113
MEAN 56.7 57.7 59.0 59.5 60.8 61.5 62.5 63.4 64.1 64.8 65.4 66.2
SD 3.3 3.6 4.2 3.7 4.1 3.9 4.4 4.2 4.5 3.8 4.3 4.3

TOTAL

N 505 649 825 901 929 851 845 692 535 398 243 119
MEAN 56.8 57.8 58.9 59.7 61.1 62.2 63.5 64.8 65.4 66.4 66.8 66.4
SD 3.4 3.6 3.9 3.8 4.1 4.3 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.5 4.7 4.3

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