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Table 5 Age- and gender-specific eighty-fifth percentile values for waist-height ratio (WHtR) corresponding to cut-off value of 0.5 for defining central obesity among Pakistani primary school children aged five to twelve years (n = 1860)

From: Waist circumference, waist-hip ratio and waist-height ratio percentiles and central obesity among Pakistani children aged five to twelve years

Age Boys (n = 997) Girls (n = 883)
5 years (61-71 months) 0.507 0.499
6 years (72-83 months) 0.504 0.500
7 years (84-95 months) 0.502 0.504
8 years (96-107 months) 0.501 0.507
9 years (108-119 months) 0.501 0.508
10 years (120-131 months) 0.501 0.507
11 years (132-143 months) 0.501 0.504
12 years (144-155 months) 0.500 0.500