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Body dimensions of the Belgian population

 

Wheelchair users

 

Global guidelines

Dimensions of wheelchair users (Canada)

 

 

Global guidelines

 

Width of passage

80 minimal

 

90 optimal

Vertical reach

120 maximal

Bend down

40 minimal

Turning radius

150 wheelchair user

 

190 with companion

Operation controls

90 120 cm

Supporting bar

85 90 cm

 

 

Dimensions of wheelchair users (Canada)

 

Structural anthropometric measurements for wheelchair mobile adults.

Das B, Kozey JW. Appl Ergonom 1999, 30: 385-390.

 

MALES

dimension (in mm) SD P5 mean P95
seated stature 70 734 848 963
eye height 67 625 735 845
shoulder height 63 468 572 676
forearm height 62 108 210 312
knee height 49 118 199 280
toe height 71 - 109 - 226 - 343
horizontal reach height 67 496 607 717
maximal reach height 104 1072 1243 1415
elbow-grip depth 27 444 488 532
arm length 35 573 631 689
maximal reach depth 45 779 853 926
trunk depth 25 198 240 281
shoulder width bideltoid 35 452 510 568
schoulder width acromion 26 354 396 439
elbow width 57 533 626 720
overall length wheelchair 64 1022 1127 1216
seat pan height 60 362 461 560

All dimensions are with respect to the seat pan

 

 

FEMALES

dimension (in mm) SD P5 mean P95
seated stature 64 647 752 857
eye height 60 546 645 744
shoulder height 53 423 510 597
forearm height 46 105 181 257
knee height 52 86 172 258
toe height 64 - 94 - 199 - 304
horizontal reach height 79 372 502 632
maximal reach height 87 947 1090 1234
elbow-grip depth 24 411 450 490
arm length 33 526 581 635
maximal reach depth 43 697 768 839
trunk depth 23 143 182 220
shoulder width bideltoid 53 383 469 556
schoulder width acromion 39 291 355 418
elbow width 78 465 593 721
overall length wheelchair 87 920 1063 1206
seat pan height 55 383 473 563

All dimensions are with respect to the seat pan

 

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