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Table 3 Distribution of percentiles to assess DBP and SBP in children and adolescents adjusted for absolute height and sex

From: Establishing percentiles for blood pressure based on absolute height for children and adolescents

Height ranges (cm) DBP (mmHg) SBP (mmHg)
L M S P50 P90 P95 P97 L M S P50 P90 P95 P97
Males
 108-117.9 -0.64 60.3 0.18 60.3 77.6 84 88.7 -0.26 97 0.13 97 115.1 121.1 125.1
 118 -127.9 -0.44 61.6 0.18 61.6 78.1 83.9 88 -0.09 99.1 0.13 99.1 117.4 123.2 127.2
 128-237.9 -0.28 64 0.17 64 80.1 85.5 89.4 0 102.6 0.13 102.6 121.3 127.2 131.2
 138-147.9 -0.16 66.3 0.17 66.3 82.3 87.6 91.3 -0.04 106.5 0.13 106.5 126.2 132.5 136.7
 148-157.9 -0.09 68 0.16 68 83.8 89 92.6 -0.19 110.1 0.13 110.1 131.1 137.9 142.6
 158-167.9 -0.01 69.6 0.16 69.6 85.6 90.8 94.3 -0.34 114.1 0.14 114.1 136.8 144.3 149.5
 168-177.9 0.07 70.4 0.16 70.4 86.6 91.8 95.3 -0.27 116.1 0.14 116.1 139.9 147.8 153.2
 178-187.9 0.11 70.4 0.17 70.4 86.8 92 95.5 -0.07 117.1 0.15 117.1 141.7 149.7 155.1
 >188 0.14 70.5 0.17 70.5 87 92.2 95.8 0.14 118.4 0.15 118.4 143.7 151.7 157.1
Females
 98-107.9 -0.33 56.9 0.19 56.9 73 78.7 82.6 1.4 95.3 0.13 95.3 110.5 114.6 117.3
 108-117.9 -0.31 59.1 0.17 59.1 74.4 79.7 83.4 1.34 97.7 0.13 97.7 113.2 117.4 120.2
 118 -127.9 -0.27 60.5 0.16 60.5 75 79.8 83.2 1.18 99.7 0.12 99.7 115.3 119.7 122.5
 128-237.9 -0.1 62.4 0.15 62.4 76.2 80.7 83.7 0.92 101.5 0.12 101.5 117.3 121.8 124.8
 138-147.9 0.14 64.8 0.15 64.8 78.3 82.5 85.4 0.59 104.2 0.12 104.2 120.7 125.5 128.7
 148-157.9 0.25 67.6 0.15 67.6 81.6 85.9 88.8 0.34 107.5 0.12 107.5 125.2 130.5 134
 158-167.9 0.08 70.1 0.15 70.1 84.8 89.5 92.7 0.2 111.2 0.13 111.2 130.4 136.3 140.2
 168-177.9 -0.15 72.3 0.15 72.3 87.8 92.8 96.3 0.02 115.9 0.13 115.9 137.1 143.8 148.3
 >178 -0.39 74.4 0.15 74.4 90.6 96 99.8 -0.16 121.1 0.14 121.1 144.6 152.2 157.4
  1. Legend: M medium, L Box-Cox transformation, S coefficient of variation, P percentile, SBP systolic blood pressure, DBP diastolic blood pressure