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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of yoga and physical exercise groups

From: Effect of yoga or physical exercise on physical, cognitive and emotional measures in children: a randomized controlled trial

Groups Yoga Physical exercise
Age in years 10.4 (1.2) 10.5 (1.3)
Age range (years) 8 -12 8 -13
Gender ratio (B:G) 34:15 26: 23
Socio economic status Lower middle class Lower middle class
B.M.I. (kg/m 2 ) 15.10 (1.69) 15.36 (2.51)
Right hand grip strength (kg) 15.67 (5.30) 15.19 (6.00)
Left hand grip strength (kg) 15.06 (4.98) 14.31 (5.73)
  1. B = Boys; G = Girls.
  2. Values are Group Mean (S.D.).