BMI for adult male or female: 82.5 kg, 173 cm
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Devised all the way back in way back in 1830, the Body Mass Index is a single figure used to as a way of measuring a person's body shape. Put simply, it is calculated by dividing the body's weight by the square of their height. Eg: Kilograms: weight, divided by Metres (Meters): height.
Body Mass Index Formula
You can use the following formula to calculate your BMI:

BMI = weight(kilograms) / height^{2} (metres^{2}) (Metric Units)
BMI = 703 . weight(pounds) / height^{2} (inches^{2}) (Imperial Units)