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Table 1 Sex-specific limits of quartiles in anthropometric measures

From: New indexes of body fat distribution and sex-specific risk of total and cause-specific mortality: a prospective cohort study

  25th pctl 50th pctl 75 pctl
Men
 Waist circumference (cm) 89.00 95.50 102.00
 Body mass index (kg/m2) 24.78 26.92 29.39
 Waist/height ratio 0.51 0.55 0.59
 Waist/hip ratio 0.88 0.93 0.97
 Body adiposity index 24.76 26.92 29.30
Women
 Waist circumference (cm) 74.00 82.00 91.00
 Body mass index (kg/m2) 22.83 25.84 29.58
 Waist/height ratio 0.45 0.51 0.57
 Waist/hip ratio 0.76 0.80 0.85
 Body adiposity index 28.22 31.77 36.15