Table 3.

Association between individual TL and parental TL

Parent–offspring pairNo. of pairsβ ± SE
Individual TL and paternal TL2290.22 ± 0.09*
    Father–son890.20 ± 0.12
    Father–daughter1400.20 ± 0.09
Individual TL and maternal TL320−0.02 ± 0.07
    Mother–son1080.05 ± 0.10
    Mother–daughter2120.005 ± 0.08
  • *, P = 0.006;

  • †, P = 0.05;

  • ‡, P = 0.01.