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Figure 2
Percentage with suboptimal health benefit ratings for selected anthropometric measures, by sex, household population aged 15 to 19 years, Canada, 1981 and 2007-2009

Percentage with suboptimal health benefit ratings for selected anthropometric measures, by sex, household population aged 15 to 19 years, Canada, 1981 and 2007-2009

* significantly higher than estimate for 1981 (p<0.05) 
E use with caution (coefficient of variation 16.6% to 33.3%)
Note: To make estimates more comparable, Canadian Health Measures Survey estimates for flexibility and muscular strength exclude respondents screened out of aerobic fitness test (see Methods). If coefficient of variation of estimate is greater than 33.3%, estimate is indicated as being less than upper limit of 95% confidence interval
Sources: 1981 Canada Fitness Survey; 2007-2009 Canadian Health Measures Survey.