Journal of Obesity / 2015 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

The Impact of Incarceration on Obesity: Are Prisoners with Chronic Diseases Becoming Overweight and Obese during Their Confinement?

Table 4

BMI changes during incarceration (total population).

MinMaxMedianMean

Age22.087.038.039.8
Beginning weight (kg)48.0176.083.585.6
Ending weight (kg)46.3155.183.986.0
Height (m)1.22.11.81.8
Beginning BMI15.060.526.527.4
Ending BMI15.756.426.827.5
ΔBMI (%)−33.286.10.71.0
Duration (days)2.92935784.6752.6