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Table 3 Spearman correlations among linear growth and lean body mass measures at 6.5-10.9 years 1

From: Correlations among adiposity measures in school-aged children

  Height Weight BMI Leg length DXA fat-free mass BIA fat-free mass
  Spearman R
Height 1.00 0.80 0.38 0.93 0.83 0.86
Weight   1.00 0.84 0.71 0.91 0.93
BMI    1.00 0.31 0.69 0.69
Leg length     1.00 0.74 0.77
DXA fat-free mass      1.00 0.94
BIA fat-free mass       1.00
  1. 1Abbreviations are as follows: BIA bioelectrical impedance. Data from 1110 participants in Project Viva. Some participants did not have data for all forms of measurement, so some correlations were among as few as 874 participants. All p-values were significant for these correlations.