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Table 2 Fat regional prediction equations

From: Regional body composition in college-aged Caucasians from anthropometric measures

Body Region Regional fat mass (g) prediction equation (A: Circumference; B: BMI, C: Weight; D: Height) Multiple Regression Adjusted R2 Standard Error of Residual (g) Multiple Regression p-value
Male     
chest y = -9754.4 + 56.413*A + 233.61*B 0.8433 211.8 <0.0001
waist y = -15545 + 100.23*A + 420.94*B 0.8510 388.3 <0.0001
hips y = -17395 + 160.97*A + 190.77*B 0.7606 446.8 <0.0001
upper leg y = -8108.9 + 120.21*A + 49.267*C 0.7261 366.0 <0.0001
calf y = -5809.4 + 127.18*A + 1321.9*D 0.4451 308.7 <0.0001
upper arm y = -4649.7 + 122.64*A + 949.59*D 0.6073 199.1 <0.0001
Female     
chest y = -14403 + 155.90*A + 134.12*B 0.8286 354.4 <0.0001
waist y = -7716.2 + 69.439*A + 235.28*B 0.8041 341.4 <0.0001
hips y = -13285 + 132.63*A + 221.32*B 0.8245 337.8 <0.0001
upper leg y = -6154.4 + 123.69*A + 48.254*C 0.7338 363.9 <0.0001
calf y = -4956.0 + 162.73*A + 13.875*C 0.6296 281.7 <0.0001
upper arm y = -2229.5 + 100.97*A + 13.001*C 0.8953 52.2 <0.0001