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Table 4 Descriptive statistics, Dutch household data, men's height (in centimeters), 1981-82 -- 2006-2010 a

From: Tall or taller, pretty or prettier: is discrimination absolute or relative?

  POLS 1981-82 POLS 1995-96 DNB 1995 DNB 2006-10
Mean 177.92 180.72 181.40 182.30
Std. Dev. (7.61) (7.62) (7.17) (7.17)
Range [150, 205] [155, 200] [160, 206] [159, 206]
N 2017 1926 1339 872
  1. aIncludes only men who are at least 150cm tall and ages 25–59.