Short Persons Support conducts and reports on research on the topic of short stature. The first two items below were conducted by Short Persons Support and include Web-based tools to access the results.
Use this interactive Height Analyzer to determine what percentage of the population are taller than you and what percentage of the opposite sex may be attracted to you.
We downloaded almost 200,000 records from the Netscape/AOL Personals site to determine
what heights women prefer in a man based on their own height, location, age, race,
and body type. This page summarizes the results and let's you draw your own
conclusions based a tool that is provided.
- Research Papers
This page lists links to research papers about the socioeconomic implications of short stature.
- Avergage Heights by Country
The table shows height for different countries and the sources for that data.
- Advantages of Shorter Height
For the past 30 years, Thomas T. Samaras and his associates Dr. Elrick and Dr. Storms have
published 16 papers on the positive aspects of
shorter height and smaller body size. This page presents a summary and bibliography of their findings.