| Healthy group (n = 15) | Stroke group (n = 11) | p-value |

Gender (men/ women), n | 6/9 | 8/3 | 0.105 |

Age in years, mean (SD) | 54.2 (6.2) | 61.7 (7.3) | 0.010* |

Height in cm, mean (SD) | 160.8 (6.6) | 163.9 (7.8) | 0.284 |

Sitting height in cm, mean (SD) | 90.3 (3.3) | 90.2 (3.3) | 0.976 |

Weight in kg, mean (SD) | 55.9 (10.3) | 68.4 (10.2) | 0.005* |

Years since stroke, mean (SD) | / | 8 (4.0) | / |

Type of stroke (hemorrhagic/ischaemic), n | / | 3/8 | / |

Hemiplegic side (left/right), n | / | 7/4 | / |