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Activity Number: 262
Type: Contributed
Date/Time: Monday, August 1, 2016 : 2:00 PM to 3:50 PM
Sponsor: Biometrics Section
Abstract #319717
Title: On Growth Patterns of Japanese Boys and Girls
Author(s): Koji Kanefuji*
Companies: Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Keywords: height ; sitting-height ; onset-age

This paper presents growth patterns of height and sitting-height in Japanese boys and girls based on the reports of health statistics for school children in Japan. The special growth model is used for growth analysis. A growth model is useful for data-reduction. Some changes in height and sitting-height of Japanese born after 1943 are discussed.

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