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International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education

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ISSN: 2456-0057

International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education

2019, Vol. 4, Issue 1
A comparative study of body composition among tribal inhabitants of Dooars in West Bengal
Author(s): Dr. Bhusan Adhikary
Abstract:
This study was carried out to know the relationship of body composition among tribal inhabitants of Dooars in West Bengal. For the present study two hundred and forty male ranging between 17 to 23 years from four different Tribes of Dooars, namely Bhutia, Mech, Rabha and Toto were selected as subjects. The subjects were selected randomly from the whole population of four different tribes. To find out the relation and relationship of selected body composition variables the mean and standard deviation were calculated. To find out the relationship least significance difference ANOVA post hoc test were applied at 0.05 level. However, the relationship of fat percentage with BMI was only found to be significant at 0.05 level.
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How to cite this article:
Dr. Bhusan Adhikary. A comparative study of body composition among tribal inhabitants of Dooars in West Bengal. Int J Physiol Nutr Phys Educ 2019;4(1):2247-2249.
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