Papo Toys Safari toys are beautifully-detailed, authentic reproductions.
The shortest people in the world, the pygmies, live in Africa. The average pygmy man is 4.34 feet, or 1.45 meters tall, and the average woman is 4 feet, or 1.33 meters tall.
The tallest people in the world also live in Africa. In some Sudanese tribes, the average man is 6.33 feet, or 1.9 meters tall, and the average woman is 6 feet, or 1.8 meters tall.
In one African tribe, the Wodaabe, parents don’t name their children until they are 12 years old.
(African Woman is approx. 3.5 ” tall. Recommended for children 3 years old and up.)