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Guide to proper selection and use of anthropometric data

KANPraxis guide: applying anthropometric data

Do you have a need to apply anthropometric data, but have been put off before now by the complexity of the task? Take advantage of our support. Read more


Using the guide

Find answers to the questions you face concerning anthropometric data during design tasks or work on standards committees. Where can I obtain anthropometric data? What conclusions can I draw from collections of anthropometric data? How are anthropometric data compiled? What are percentiles? What points must I consider when using anthropometric data in combination? What must I consider when using anthropometric data from more than one country? What influence does the age of the data have? What aspects need to be considered during application of data for men and women? What other factors, such as clothing, have an influence upon application of the data in practice? The answers to these questions can be found here. Use the flow chart or the main menu to access the topic where we can support you.