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Table 1 Anthropometric measurements of rural and urban women in Narok County

From: Body composition, water turnover and physical activity among women in Narok County, Kenya

  Population mean SD n (28) Rural mean n (10) Urban mean n (18)
Age 25 ± 6.1 26.7 ± 7.6 24.1 ± 5.2
Height (m) 1.60 ± 0.1 1.58 ± 0.0 1.61 ± 0.1
BM (kg) 57.0 ± 11.1 58.4 ± 11.0 56.2 ± 11.4
BMI (kg/m2) 22.2 ± 3.9 23.4 ± 4.1 21.5 ± 3.8
  1. Abbreviations: m-meters, kg- kilograms BM-body mass, BMI – body mass index, SD-standard deviation.