The dimensions of a woman's size 22 may vary depending on the manufacturer's standards, but likely fall within the range of 48 to 53 inches for the hip measurement, 38 to 42 inches for the waist measurement and 46 to 50 inches for the bust. Retailers like Plus Woman provide online sizing charts that can assist women in understanding the various measurement standards.
Lane Bryant is another retailer that provides an online sizing chart. The chart lists dimensions for women's sizes 14 to 32, and each size is differentiated by 2 inches from the size above or below. The size 22 is listed as 48 inches for the bust, 42 inches for the waist and 50 for the hip measurement. Lane Bryant also provides a visual aid to show the correct placement for where the measurement is meant to be taken.