ASTM D4910 / D4910M - 19

    Standard Tables of Body Measurements for Children, Infant Sizes – Preemie to 24 Months

    Active Standard ASTM D4910 / D4910M | Developed by Subcommittee: D13.55

    Book of Standards Volume: 07.02


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    Significance and Use

    4.1 The use of the body measurement information in Tables 1 and 2 will assist manufacturers in developing patterns and garments that are consistent with the current anthropometric characteristics of the population of interest. This practice should, in turn, reduce or minimize consumer confusion and dissatisfaction related to apparel sizing. (Also refer to ISO 3635 Size Designation Procedures.)

    4.2 Three-dimensional avatars depicting each of the children’s sizes were created by Alvanon, Inc. and included in this standard to assist manufacturers in visualizing the posture, shape, and proportions generated by the measurement charts in the accompanying Tables. (See Figs. 1-3.)

    FIG. 1 Avatar 1 – Infant Front View

     Avatar 1 – Infant Front View Avatar 1 – Infant Front View

    FIG. 2 Avatar 2 – Infant Side View

     Avatar 2 – Infant Side View Avatar 2 – Infant Side View

    FIG. 3 Avatar 3 – Infant Back View

     Avatar 3 – Infant Back View Avatar 3 – Infant Back View

    1. Scope

    1.1 These tables list body measurements of infants’ sizes. Although these are body measurements, they can be used as a baseline in designing apparel for infants in this size range when considering such factors as fabric type, ease for body movement, styling, and fit.

    1.2 These tables list body measurements for the complete range of infant sizing for boys and girls.

    1.3 The values stated in either SI units or inch-pound units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system are not necessarily exact equivalents; therefore, to ensure conformance with the standard, each system shall be used independently of the other, and values from the two systems shall not be combined.

    1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    1.5 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D123 Terminology Relating to Textiles

    D5219 Terminology Relating to Body Dimensions for Apparel Sizing


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 61.020 (Clothes)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 53102307(Body shaping garments)


    Referencing This Standard
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    DOI: 10.1520/D4910_D4910M-19

    Citation Format

    ASTM D4910 / D4910M-19, Standard Tables of Body Measurements for Children, Infant Sizes – Preemie to 24 Months, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2019, www.astm.org

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