## How tall is a 95th percentile male?

6 feet, 1 inch

Males were an average weight of 171 pounds (77.56 kg) and average height of 5 feet, 9 inches (175 cm). A 95th percentile male was 6 feet, 1 inch (185 cm) and 216 pounds (97.98 kg); a 5th percentile female was 5 feet (152 cm) and 110 pounds (49.9 kg).

## What does it mean to be in 95th percentile?

To determine the 95th percentile of a set or population, the variables of that set are translated into 100 percentage categories from lowest to highest. The 95th percentile then represents the point at which 5% of the study set exceeds that value assigned to the 95th percentage category.

**Is 95th percentile the same as 95%?**

So a 95th percentile tells you the value which is greater than or equal to 95% of your data.

### Is 95th percentile top 5?

This is a standard measure used in interpreting performance data. This 95th percentile is the highest value left when the top 5% of a numerically sorted set of collected data is discarded.

### How tall will a boy in the 90th percentile be?

Selected Height Percentiles for Men and Women

Percentile | Male Height | Female Height |
---|---|---|

25% | 5’7.01″ | 5’1.65″ |

50% | 5’9.17″ | 5’3.58″ |

75% | 5’11.02″ | 5’5.63″ |

90% | 6’0.64″ | 5’6.97″ |

**Is there a 100th percentile?**

In fact, for this very reason, there’s no such thing as a 100th percentile. The person with the highest score is higher than everybody else, but not higher than herself, so she’s in the 99th percentile. If we are sticking with whole numbers, the 99th percentile is the highest possible percentile.

## Is being in the 95th percentile good?

Anyone who falls between the 5th percentile and the 85th percentile is a healthy weight. If someone is at or above the 85th percentile line on the chart (but less than the 95th percentile) is overweight. A BMI measurement at or over the 95th percentile line on the chart puts someone in the obese range.

## What is a good height percentile?

**What is 99th percentile height?**

6’3.57″

Selected Height Percentiles for Men and Women

Percentile | Male Height | Female Height |
---|---|---|

50% | 5’9.17″ | 5’3.58″ |

75% | 5’11.02″ | 5’5.63″ |

90% | 6’0.64″ | 5’6.97″ |

99% | 6’3.57″ | 5’9.72″ |

### What is 99th percentile mean?

The 99th percentile is the highest percentile you can get. It means that you are one of the top scorers since you scored higher than 99% of students who took the test. Only 1 in 100 students score in this range, so it places you at the very top of the applicant pool, in terms of SAT scores.

### What does it mean to be in the 95th percentile for height?

What does it mean to be in the 95th percentile for height and weight? What falling on the 95th percentile of a pediatric growth chart means is that your baby is currently both taller and heavier than 95 percent of all other babies her age (of the same sex).

**Is it true that you are half your height at 2?**

Doubling a child’s height at age 2 can provide an estimate of how tall that child will be in adulthood. (Boys are usually a little taller than that number and girls a little shorter.) That’s because by 2 most children have reached the growth chart percentile they will stay on as they grow.