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Table 3 Mean ranks of component and total FMS scores by gender and by qualification

From: A functional movement screen profile of an Australian state police force: a retrospective cohort study

  Female Recruits (n = 250) Female Officers (n = 107) Male Recruits (n = 573) Male Officers (n = 582)
Overhead Squat 173.90 190.92 575.49 580.47
Hurdle Step 171.02 197.64 544.60* 610.89
Inline Lunge 176.87 183.98 570.28 585.60
Shoulder Mobility 186.48 161.52 668.90* 488.51
Active Straight Leg Raise 177.34 182.88 554.64 601.00
Trunk Stability Push Up 190.60* 151.91 610.08* 546.42
Rotary Stability 178.88 179.28 608.20* 548.26
FMS Total Score 182.47 (Mean ± SD 15.37 ± 2.04) 170.88 (Mean ± SD 14.93 ± 2.92) 607.25 (Mean ± SD 15.18 ± 1.99) 549.20 (Mean ± SD 14.50 ± 2.97)
  1. Significant difference between Recruits and Officers of equivalent gender, based on results of Mann–Whitney U tests, *p ≤ .001