Weight of Reference Indian male is:
An Indian reference man is between 18 & 29 years of age & weighs 60 Kg. He is free from disease & physically fit for active work. On each working day he is employed for 8 hours in occupation that usually involves moderate activity. While not at work he spends 8 hrs in bed, 4-6 hrs sitting & moving around & 2 hrs in walking & in active recreation or household duties.