What Is the Average Height of a Filipino?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 3, 2020 4:10:23 PM ET

The average height of a Filipino male is around 5 feet 3 inches tall, while the average height of a Filipino female is around 4 feet 11 inches tall, based on a survey conducted by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations DNA. The results of the study showed that Filipinos rank as the second shortest race among southeast Asians.

The average height for a southeast Asian is at 5 feet 4 inches for the males and 5 feet even for the females. Filipino men exceed the height of Indonesian men by less than an inch, whereas Filipino females stand an inch taller compared to their Indonesian counterparts.