A Study on Sizing System and Wearing Conditions with School Uniform Pants for Highschool Girls

여고생 바지 교복의 사이즈 체계 및 착용 실태에 관한 연구

  • Choi, Eun-Hee (Dept. of clothing and Textiles, Chonnam National University) ;
  • Do, Wol-Hee (Dept. of clothing and Textiles, Chonnam National University, Research Institute of Human Ecology, Chonnam National University)
  • 최은희 (전남대학교 의류학과) ;
  • 도월희 (전남대학교 의류학과/생활과학연구소)
  • Received : 2011.11.04
  • Accepted : 2012.02.14
  • Published : 2012.04.30


The purpose of this study was conducted to provide basic information on developing highschool-uniform pants with more suitable fit. To carry out this study, questionnaires were administered to 187 students in high schools in Gwangju. The collected data were analyzed with frequencies statistics, t-test, ANOVA using the SPSS WIN 18.0. The results are as follows; As results of research on highschool-uniform regulation, 88% of the highschool in Gwangju allowed their students to wear school uniform pants. As results of investigation on the school-uniform pants sizing system of manufacturing firm, it was found that there's a trend towards increasing a large size with the change body type. The size labelling for school uniform pants was waist circumference-stature. There were differences in pants sizes according to the manufacturing firm and body measurements such as hip circumference, in seam length, pants length. As results of survey on wearing conditions, the selection of school uniform pants has increased in winter season. The most important body measurement in the choice of purchase was thigh circumference. In fit of uniform pants, respondents answered that waist circumference and hip circumference became smaller according to the physical growth.


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