Anonymous asked in HealthWomen's Health · 9 years ago

Do I sound short for my age?

I'm 13 and 4'11.


I got my period three years ago! O.o

4 Answers

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
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    Definitely on the shorter side, but some girls don't hit their growth spurts until as late as 16 or 17 (genetics, of course, are the main culprit). By 18 - 20 yrs of age, height has reached it's full potential. In the US, the average height for a woman is around 5'5".

  • 9 years ago

    NO! My sister is 14 and is 4 '9 maybe you have not hit your growth spurt but talk to your doctor if you already got you monthly period.

  • 9 years ago

    No! I know many other girls who are relatively the same height and age as you! don't worry :)

    I'm 14 and 5'3 and I used to think I was short, but now i'm okay with it. You have to embrace it.

    Source(s): personal experience
  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    On the short side but normal

    I'm 13 and 5,1 and I consider myself shOrt…

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