Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to the webpage on human body height in Switzerland. The site provides:
 

  • An Online Teaching Tool for university teachers to conduct live studies with their students on their heights and to then use the data to discuss basic aspects of quantitative methods

    Topics covered: scales, types of plots, measures of central tendency and dispersion, 95% confidence intervals, t-tests.

  • More information on human body height in Switzerland: Scientific background, reference values (how tall am I?), data and publications.