Table 3

 Percentages of short children (height SDS below −1.5 or −2.0) with an SH/H SDS >+2.0 or +2.5, and percentages of tall children (height SDS above +1.5 or +2.0) with an SH/H SDS <−2.0 or −2.5 SDS

Short childrenTall children
SH/H SDSH SDS <−2.0H SDS <−1.5SH/H SDSH SDS >+1.5H SDS >+2.0
>+2.06.8%3.6%<−2.03.5%5.2%
>+2.54.3%2.5%<−2.51.1%1.7%