What is the height of Africans?

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What is the height of Africans?

What is the height of Africans?

Surveys and studies
Country / RegionAverage male heightAverage female height
Cameroon – Urban170.6 cm (5 ft 7 in)161.3 cm (5 ft 31⁄2 in)
Canada175.1 cm (5 ft 9 in)162.3 cm (5 ft 4 in)
Central African RepublicN/A158.9 cm (5 ft 21⁄2 in)
ChadN/A162.6 cm (5 ft 4 in)

What is the average height for a man in Africa?

CountryAverage male heightAverage female height
South Africa169.0 cm (5' 6.5")159.0 cm (5' 2.5")
Spain170 cm (5' 7")161 cm (5' 3.3")
Sweden180 cm (5' 10.9")166.9 cm (5' 5.7")
Switzerland175.5 cm (5' 9")164.0 cm (5' 3.8")

Are Africans getting shorter?

African and South Asians have not grown very much and, in some countries, have shrunk slightly. Africans were taller when the colonial era ended in the 1960s. They may have lost height because of collapsing health care systems, rising population density and less dietary diversity among urbanites, the authors said.

Are Norwegians tall?

Norway — 172.65cm (5 feet 7.97 inches) An average Norwegian is 172.65cm (5 feet 7.97 inches) tall. Norwegian men average out at 179.74cm (5 feet 10.76 inches) tall. The women measure out at 165.56cm (5 feet 5.18 inches) tall.

How tall is the average Ethiopian man?

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Chart showing the average height of males and females in various world countries.
Country/RegionAverage male heightAverage female height
Ethiopia-157.6 cm (5ft 2in)
Europe177.6 cm (5ft 10in)-
Finland178.9 cm (5ft 10 1/2in)165.3 cm (5ft 5in)

Are African parents strict?

African parents are strict in raising their children to be responsible in the society. However, most of the actions that seem harsh or inhuman are borne out of love. You will rarely hear them say 'I love you' to their kids.

What races are the tallest?

Men from Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Netherlands, Croatia,Serbia and Montenegro have the tallest average height. Dinka people are sometimes noted for their height.

What ethnicity is the shortest?

Countries With The Shortest Average Heights

  • Malaysia (5 feet, 2.75 inches) ...
  • Vietnam (5 feet, 2.5 inches) ...
  • India (5 feet, 2.25 inches) ...
  • Peru (5 feet, 2 inches) ...
  • Sri Lanka (5 feet, 1.5 inches) ...
  • Philippines (5 feet, 1.5 inches) ...
  • Indonesia (4 feet, 11.75 inches) ...
  • Bolivia (4 feet, 11.5 inches)

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