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Document ID (ISN)64166
CIS number 95-777
ISSN - Serial title 0300-8134 - Journal of Human Ergology
Year 1994
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Mamansari D.U., Salokhe V.M., Intaranont K.
Title Anthropometric evaluation of agricultural laborers in selected parts of Thailand
Bibliographic information June 1994, Vol.23, No.1, p.59-72. 22 ref.
Abstract Forty-four physical dimensions of 50 men and 50 women agricultural labourers in Thailand were measured. The average body dimensions, standard deviation and 5th, 10th, 50th, 90th and 95th percentiles were determined. Differences in the dimensions within different age groups are discussed and the data are compared with those from some Asian and Western countries. The data may be used in the design of agricultural machinery and equipment for Asian countries.
Descriptors (primary) Thailand; compilation of statistics; agriculture; anthropometry
Descriptors (secondary) reach distance; age-linked differences; women
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceThailand
Subject(s) Occupational physiology
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Statistical methods
Agriculture
Anthropometry
Ergonomics