Table 5

Handgrip strength (kg) centiles by age and sex based on 203 295 test performances of children and adolescents aged 9–-17 years representing 24 countries

Age (years)nP5 P10 P20 P30 P40 P50 P60 P70 P80 P90 P95
Boys
 910 1808.610.111.913.214.315.316.417.518.820.622.1
 1011 9659.511.113.014.515.716.818.019.220.622.624.2
 1111 35810.812.614.816.417.719.020.321.623.225.427.2
 1213 10713.115.217.719.621.222.624.125.727.630.132.3
 1313 07016.919.422.524.726.628.430.232.134.337.439.9
 1413 84321.624.527.930.432.634.636.638.741.244.747.6
 1510 94425.928.932.535.237.439.541.643.946.550.153.2
 1610 06229.132.135.838.540.742.945.047.249.953.656.7
 17815731.334.338.040.642.945.047.149.452.155.758.8
Girls
 996907.28.710.411.612.613.614.615.616.818.519.9
 1011 8048.09.611.512.914.115.216.317.518.820.722.3
 1111 5829.411.213.414.916.317.518.820.121.723.925.6
 1213 33112.013.916.217.919.320.621.923.325.027.329.1
 1313 18216.118.020.321.923.324.625.927.329.031.233.1
 1413 16818.520.422.724.325.727.128.429.831.433.735.6
 1510 58619.121.123.525.226.728.029.430.832.534.936.8
 16967219.321.223.625.426.928.229.631.132.835.237.2
 17759419.421.423.825.527.028.429.831.333.035.537.4