Imperial Body Mass Index Calculator
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Body Mass Index Prime is method of using the results of the BMI calculations to quickly and easily rank a person into a category. Eg:
- BMI Prime less than 0.74 = Underweight.
- BMI Prime greater than 0.74 and less than 1.00 = Optimal weight.
- BMI Prime greater than 1 = Overweight
Perfectly normal, obese or underweight. This check will give you the answer in a few seconds.
Health risks from being overweight
These risks are linked with overweight and obese adults
Adults whose BMI is greater than 25 (overweight
) or with a BMI greater than 30 (obese
) have an expanded risk for varied diseases and health conditions, including,:
Body Mass Index Formula
You can use the following formula to calculate your BMI:
BMI = weight(kilograms) / height2 (metres2) (Metric Units)
BMI = 703 . weight(pounds) / height2 (inches2) (Imperial Units)