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Table 1 Average height and segment length of hand for Malaysian population [27]

From: Development and performance of a new prosthesis system using ultrasonic sensor for wrist movements: a preliminary study

  Average male height (m) Average female height (m) Sample/population/age range Methodology
  1.65 1.53 20+ measured
Length of segment Shoulder (m) Transhumeral (m) Transradial (m) Hand (m)
Male 0.21 0.31 0.24 0.18
Female 0.20 0.29 0.22 0.17