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Table 1 Anthropometric Data and Walking Speeds

From: Kinematic aspects of trunk motion and gender effect in normal adults

  Male (N = 11) Female (N = 9) Difference P value
Age (years) 31.9 (6.4) 28.6 (5.5) 3.3 0.230
Height (cm) 169.5 (3.9) 160.8 (4.4) 8.7 <0.001
Weight (kg) 68.9 (5.7) 54.4 (6.1) 14.5 <0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 24.0 (1.4) 21.1 (2.8) 2.9 <0.001
Walking speed (m/sec) 1.18 (0.06) 1.21 (0.09) 0.03 0.240
Walking speed/√L0 1.27 (0.07) 1.34 (0.12) 0.07 0.025
Cadence (No./min) 107.6 (4.3) 114.5 (7.6) 6.9 0.002
Cadence × √L0 100.2 (3.0) 103.8 (6.5) 3.6 0.039
Stride length (m) 1.31 (0.06) 1.26 (0.06) 0.05 0.018
Stride length/L0 1.51 (0.08) 1.54 (0.10) 0.03 0.369
  1. L0: Leg length