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Health > Human height > Average female height: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Average female height.
COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
Argentina 1.596 m (5 ft 3 in)
Armenia 1.581 m (5 ft 2 in)
Australia 1.634 m (5 ft 4 ⁄ 2 in)
Austria 1.676 m (5 ft 6 in)
Azerbaijan 1.654 m (5 ft 5 in)
Bahrain 1.542 m (5 ft ⁄ 2 in)
Bangladesh 1.506 m (4 ft 11 ⁄ 2 in)
Belgium 1.681 m (5 ft 6 in)
Benin 1.593 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Bolivia 1.518 m (5 ft 0 in)
Brazil 1.61 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Bulgaria 1.632 m (5 ft 4 ⁄ 2 in)
Burkina Faso 1.616 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Cambodia 1.524 m (5 ft 0 in)
Cameroon 1.613 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Canada 1.623 m (5 ft 4 in)
Central African Republic 1.589 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Chad 1.626 m (5 ft 4 in)
Chile 1.572 m (5 ft 2 in)
Colombia 1.550 m (5 ft 1 in)
Comoros 1.548 m (5 ft 1 in)
Congo, Republic of the 1.590 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Cote d'Ivoire 1.598 m (5 ft 3 in)
Croatia 1.663 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in)
Cuba 1.560 1.560 m (5 ft 1 ⁄ 2 in)
Czech Republic 1.672 1.6722 m (5 ft 6 in)
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.577 m (5 ft 2 in)
Denmark 1.687 m (5 ft 6 ⁄ 2 in)
Dominican Republic 1.564 m (5 ft 1 ⁄ 2 in)
Egypt 1.589 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
El Salvador 1.603 m (5 ft 3 in)
Estonia N/A
Ethiopia 1.576 m (5 ft 2 in)
Finland 1.650 m (5 ft 5 in)
France 1.625 m (5 ft 4 in)
Gabon 1.584 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Gambia 1.578 m (5 ft 2 in)
Germany 1.650 m (5 ft 5 in)
Ghana 1.593 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Greece N/A
Guatemala 1.473 m (4 ft 10 in)
Guinea 1.588 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Haiti 1.586 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Honduras 1.520 m (5 ft 0 in)
Hong Kong 1.587 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Hungary 1.640 m (5 ft 4 ⁄ 2 in)
India 1.521 m (5 ft 0 in)
Indonesia 1.470 m (4 ft 10 in)
Iran 1.572 m (5 ft 2 in)
Ireland 1.635 m (5 ft 4 ⁄ 2 in)
Israel 1.660 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in)
Italy 1.650 m (5 ft 5 in)
Jamaica 1.608 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Japan 1.580 m (5 ft 2 in)
Jordan 1.582 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Kazakhstan 1.598 m (5 ft 3 in)
Kenya 1.594 m (5 ft 3 in)
Kyrgyzstan 1.580 m (5 ft 2 in)
Lesotho 1.576 m (5 ft 2 in)
Liberia 1.573 m (5 ft 2 in)
Lithuania 1.675 m (5 ft 6 in)
Madagascar 1.543 m (5 ft ⁄ 2 in)
Malawi 1.550 m (5 ft 1 in)
Malaysia 1.574 m (5 ft 2 in)
Malta 1.599 m (5 ft 3 in)
Mexico 1.600 m (5 ft 3 in)
Moldova 1.612 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Mongolia 1.607 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Montenegro 1.684 m (5 ft 6 ⁄ 2 in)
Morocco 1.585 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Mozambique 1.560 m (5 ft 1 ⁄ 2 in)
Namibia 1.607 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in)
Nepal 1.508 m (4 ft 11 ⁄ 2 in)
Netherlands 1.699 m (5 ft 7 in)
New Zealand 1.630 m (5 ft 4 in)
Nicaragua 1.537 m (5 ft ⁄ 2 in)
Nigeria 1.578 m (5 ft 2 in)
Norway 1.670 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in)
Peru 1.510 m (4 ft 11 ⁄ 2 in)
Philippines 1.502 m (4 ft 11 in)
Poland 1.651 m (5 ft 5 in)
Portugal 1.631 m (5 ft 4 in)
Rwanda 1.577 m (5 ft 2 in)
Senegal 1.630 m (5 ft 4 in)
Serbia 1.668 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in)
Singapore 1.600 m (5 ft 3 in)
Slovakia 1.656 m (5 ft 5 in)
South Africa 1.590 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Spain 1.662 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in)
Sri Lanka 1.514 m (4 ft 11 ⁄ 2 in)
Swaziland 1.591 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Sweden 1.668 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in)
Switzerland N/A
Tanzania 1.566 m (5 ft 1 ⁄ 2 in)
Thailand 1.590 1.59 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Togo 1.590 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
Turkey 1.564 m (5 ft 1 ⁄ 2 in)
Uganda 1.592 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in)
United Arab Emirates 1.564 m (5 ft 1 ⁄ 2 in)
Uruguay 1.580 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)
Uzbekistan 1.599 m (5 ft 3 in)
Vietnam 1.552 m (5 ft 1 in)
Zambia 1.585 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ Expression error: Unexpected < operator in)
Zimbabwe 1.603 m (5 ft 3 in)

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