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Table 1 Physical Characteristics of Men and Women in Databases

From: Association between stress fracture incidence and predicted body fat in United States Army Basic Combat Training recruits

Database Variable Men (Mean ± SD) Women (Mean ± SD)
Body Composition Age (yr) 22 ± 4 21 ± 3
Height (cm) 176.5 ± 7.1 163.1 ± 6.2
Weight (kg) 78.9 ± 12.7 62.6 ± 9.8
BMI (kg/m2) 25.3 ± 3.7 23.5 ± 3.0
Body Fat (%) 16.7 ± 6.3 28.8 ± 6.5
Recruit Population 1997–2007 Age (yr) 21 ± 3 21 ± 4
Height (cm) 175.6 ± 6.9 162.7 ± 6.4
Weight (kg) 76.1 ± 13.3 61.8 ± 9.5
BMI (kg/m2) 24.6 ± 3.8 23.3 ± 3.0
Body Fat (%) 15.7 ± 5.6 28.5 ± 4.3