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Adult—waist-to-hip ratio

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269671
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
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A ratio calculated by dividing the waist circumference of an adult person by the hip circumference of that same person.

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Public health and health care

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Object class:Adult
Definition:Help on this termAn individual aged 18 years or older.
Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralia Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Waist-to-hip ratio
Definition:Help on this termThe division of waist circumference by hip circumference.
Property group:Help on this termPhysical characteristics

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Adult—waist-to-hip ratio, N.NN Health, Standard 01/03/2005

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