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Average Height in European Countries: Male and Female


The average height across European countries of male and females.

Average Height Europe Male

CountryAverage male height in centimetersAverage male height in InchesAverage male height in Feet+Inches
Albania174 cm68.5 in5 ft 8.5 in
Andorra167 cm65.75 in5 ft 5.75 in
Armenia170 cm66.93 in5 ft 6.93 in
Austria179 cm70.47 in5 ft 10.47 in
Azerbaijan172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
Belarus169 cm66.54 in5 ft 6.54 in
Belgium180 cm70.87 in5 ft 10.87 in
Bosnia and Herzegovina182 cm71.65 in5 ft 11.65 in
Bulgaria176 cm69.29 in5 ft 9.29 in
Croatia180 cm70.87 in5 ft 10.87 in
Cyprus169 cm66.54 in5 ft 6.54 in
Czech Republic180 cm70.87 in5 ft 10.87 in
Denmark183 cm72.05 in6 ft 0.05 in
Estonia179 cm70.47 in5 ft 10.47 in
Finland179 cm70.47 in5 ft 10.47 in
France175 cm68.9 in5 ft 8.9 in
Georgia174 cm68.5 in5 ft 8.5 in
Germany181 cm71.26 in5 ft 11.26 in
Greece177 cm69.69 in5 ft 9.69 in
Hungary176 cm69.29 in5 ft 9.29 in
Iceland181 cm71.26 in5 ft 11.26 in
Ireland177 cm69.69 in5 ft 9.69 in
Italy176 cm69.29 in5 ft 9.29 in
Kazakhstan175 cm68.9 in5 ft 8.9 in
Kosovo178 cm70.08 in5 ft 10.08 in
Latvia169 cm66.54 in5 ft 6.54 in
Liechtenstein171 cm67.32 in5 ft 7.32 in
Lithuania178 cm70.08 in5 ft 10.08 in
Luxembourg178 cm70.08 in5 ft 10.08 in
Malta169 cm66.54 in5 ft 6.54 in
Moldova168 cm66.14 in5 ft 6.14 in
Monaco178 cm70.08 in5 ft 10.08 in
Montenegro183 cm72.05 in6 ft 0.05 in
Netherlands184 cm72.44 in6 ft 0.44 in
North Macedonia ( Macedonia)165 cm64.96 in5 ft 4.96 in
Norway182 cm71.65 in5 ft 11.65 in
Poland175 cm68.9 in5 ft 8.9 in
Portugal171 cm67.32 in5 ft 7.32 in
Romania172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
Russia171 cm67.32 in5 ft 7.32 in
San Marino163 cm64.17 in5 ft 4.17 in
Serbia182 cm71.65 in5 ft 11.65 in
Slovakia171 cm67.32 in5 ft 7.32 in
Slovenia180 cm70.87 in5 ft 10.87 in
Spain174 cm68.5 in5 ft 8.5 in
Sweden181 cm71.26 in5 ft 11.26 in
Switzerland177 cm69.69 in5 ft 9.69 in
Turkey172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
Ukraine173 cm68.11 in5 ft 8.11 in
United Kingdom175 cm68.9 in5 ft 8.9 in
Vatican City (Holy See)170 cm66.93 in5 ft 6.93 in

The tallest average men height in Europe, come from the following countries

  • Netherlands, 184 cm (6 ft 0.44 in)
  • Denmark, 183 cm (6 ft 0.05 in)
  • Montenegro, 183 cm (6 ft 0.05 in)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina, 182 cm (5 ft 11.65 in)
  • Norway, 182 cm (5 ft 11.65 in)
  • Serbia, 182 cm (5 ft 11.65 in)
  • Germany, 181 cm (5 ft 11.26 in)

Whereas the shortest average men height in Europe, come from the following countries.

  • San Marino, 163 cm (5 ft 4.17 in)
  • North Macedonia (Macedonia), 165 cm (5 ft 4.96 in)
  • Andorra, 167 cm (5 ft 5.75 in)
  • Moldova, 168 cm (5 ft 6.14 in)
  • Belarus, 169 cm (5 ft 6.54 in)

Netherlands, the tallest average male height Country in Europe, with average height of 184 cm, are on average 21 cm taller, than the shortest average male height Country in Europe (San Marino), with average height of 163 cm.

Average Height Europe Female

CountryAverage female height in centimetersAverage female height in InchesAverage female height in Feet+Inches
Albania162 cm63.78 in5 ft 3.78 in
Andorra157 cm61.81 in5 ft 1.81 in
Armenia160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
Austria168 cm66.14 in5 ft 6.14 in
Azerbaijan160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
Belarus158 cm62.2 in5 ft 2.2 in
Belgium168 cm66.14 in5 ft 6.14 in
Bosnia and Herzegovina170 cm66.93 in5 ft 6.93 in
Bulgaria163 cm64.17 in5 ft 4.17 in
Croatia170 cm66.93 in5 ft 6.93 in
Cyprus158 cm62.2 in5 ft 2.2 in
Czech Republic169 cm66.54 in5 ft 6.54 in
Denmark171 cm67.32 in5 ft 7.32 in
Estonia165 cm64.96 in5 ft 4.96 in
Finland169 cm66.54 in5 ft 6.54 in
France164 cm64.57 in5 ft 4.57 in
Georgia163 cm64.17 in5 ft 4.17 in
Germany172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
Greece166 cm65.35 in5 ft 5.35 in
Hungary163 cm64.17 in5 ft 4.17 in
Iceland172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
Ireland166 cm65.35 in5 ft 5.35 in
Italy166 cm65.35 in5 ft 5.35 in
Kazakhstan163 cm64.17 in5 ft 4.17 in
Kosovo166 cm65.35 in5 ft 5.35 in
Latvia158 cm62.2 in5 ft 2.2 in
Liechtenstein162 cm63.78 in5 ft 3.78 in
Lithuania165 cm64.96 in5 ft 4.96 in
Luxembourg167 cm65.75 in5 ft 5.75 in
Malta160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
Moldova160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
Monaco167 cm65.75 in5 ft 5.75 in
Montenegro172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
Netherlands172 cm67.72 in5 ft 7.72 in
North Macedonia (formerly Macedonia)154 cm60.63 in5 ft 0.63 in
Norway171 cm67.32 in5 ft 7.32 in
Poland164 cm64.57 in5 ft 4.57 in
Portugal160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
Romania159 cm62.6 in5 ft 2.6 in
Russia160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
San Marino152 cm59.84 in4 ft 11.84 in
Serbia170 cm66.93 in5 ft 6.93 in
Slovakia159 cm62.6 in5 ft 2.6 in
Slovenia160 cm62.99 in5 ft 2.99 in
Spain165 cm64.96 in5 ft 4.96 in
Sweden174 cm68.5 in5 ft 8.5 in
Switzerland167 cm65.75 in5 ft 5.75 in
Turkey163 cm64.17 in5 ft 4.17 in
Ukraine162 cm63.78 in5 ft 3.78 in
United Kingdom (UK)164 cm64.57 in5 ft 4.57 in
Vatican City (Holy See)158 cm62.2 in5 ft 2.2 in

The tallest average women height in Europe, come from the following countries:

  • Sweden, 174 cm (5 ft 8.5 in)
  • Germany, 172 cm (5 ft 7.72 in)
  • Iceland, 172 cm (5 ft 7.72 in)
  • Montenegro, 172 cm (5 ft 7.72 in)
  • Netherlands, 172 cm (5 ft 7.72 in)
  • Denmark, 171 cm (5 ft 7.32 in)
  • Norway, 171 cm (5 ft 7.32 in)

Whereas the shortest average women height in Europe come from the following countries:

  • San Morino, 152 cm (4 ft 11.84 in)
  • North Macedonia (formerly Macedonia), 154 cm (5 ft 0.63 in)
  • Andorra, 157 cm (5 ft 1.81 in)
  • Belarus, 158 cm (5 ft 2.2 in).
  • Cyprus, 158 cm (5 ft 2.2 in).

Sweden, the tallest average female height Country in Europe, with average height of 174 cm, are on average 22 cm taller, than the shortest average female height Country in Europe (San Marino), with average height of 152 cm.