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Anthropometric measurements and ethnic affinities of Chhattisgarh tribes

S. H. Ahmad

Anthropometric measurements and ethnic affinities of Chhattisgarh tribes

by S. H. Ahmad

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Published by Anthropological Survey of India, Govt. of India in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Madhya Pradesh.
    • Subjects:
    • Anthropometry -- India -- Madhya Pradesh.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [91]-92.

      Other titlesChhattisgarh tribes.
      StatementS.H. Ahmad ; with a foreward [sic] by A.K. Danda.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN58.I4 A65 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 92 p., [6] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3929992M
      LC Control Number81904199

      Anthropometric Measurements and Ethnic Affinities of Chhattisgarh Tribes S.H. Ahmad; Foreword By A.K. Danda Published by Anthropological Survey of India, New Delhi, India (). anthropometric measurements. Indian anthropometry is different than the existing anthropometry thus there is a need for the Indian community to have their own anthropometric standards for designing Madhya Pradesh in India is a region situated at the center of India. This region has mixed population of different regions of India.

      Anthropometry (from Greek ἄνθρωπος anthropos, 'human', and μέτρον metron, 'measure') refers to the measurement of the human early tool of physical anthropology, it has been used for identification, for the purposes of understanding human physical variation, in paleoanthropology and in various attempts to correlate physical with racial and psychological traits. Problem of malnutrition increases, being one of the significant national issues in a developing country like India. In the present study, an attempt was made to understand the sociodemographic profile and nutritional status among the Bhaina tribes of Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. A total of females (2–75 years) were screened for anthropometric measurements.

      The field of anthropometry encompasses a variety of human body measurements, such as weight, height, and size, including skinfold thicknesses, circumferences, lengths, and breadths. Anthropometry is a key component of nutritional status assessment in children and adults (1). Anthropometric data for children reflect general health status. This chapter addresses conceptual issues related to the use of anthropometric measures as indicators of nutritional status. One problem is that there is no consensus on whether children of different ethnic origin have the same genetic potential for growth in stature (as the uniform norms imply). It is also acknowledged that anthropometric measurements are silent on how much energy (calories) a.


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