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Table 1 Description of Sample

From: Reexamining age, race, site, and thermometer type as variables affecting temperature measurement in adults – A comparison study

Variable Mean SD Range  
Age (years) 61.6 17.9 19 94
Weight (pounds) 188 55.3 100 400
Weight (estimated Kgs) 85.4 25.12 45.5 181.8
Room Temperature (°F) 74 1.19 71.2 78.3
Culture/race White Asian Native American Hispanic Black Total
Gender       
Male 42 0 2 2 1 47
Female 60 2 8 3 0 73
Total 102 2 10 5 1 120