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Table 1 Distribution of study participants by region and sex, Jimma University, March 2016

From: Developing an equation for estimating body height from linear body measurements of Ethiopian adults

Region Male (n = 320) Female (n = 318) Total (n = 638)
Oromiya 119 (37.2) 200 (62.9) 319 (50)
Amhara 24 (7.5) 27 (8.5) 51 (8.0)
SNNPR 102 (31.9) 53 (16.7) 155 (24.3)
Tigray 10 (3.1) 6 (1.9) 16 (2.5)
AA 8 (2.5) 23 (7.2) 31 (4.9)
Benshangul 11 (3.4) 0 (0.0) 11 (1.7)
Dire dawa 2 (0.6) 2 (0.6) 4 (0.6)
Somalia 19 (5.9) 0 (0.0) 19 (3.0)
Gambella 22 (6.9) 7 (2.2) 29 (4.5)
Harrari 3 (0.9) 0 (0.0) 3 (0.5)