Healthy adult BMI

Male or female bmi: 9 st, 7 lb 5 ft, 8 in

The BMI test below will quickly show if your weight is perfect, severely underweight or obese.

Devised all the way back in way back in 1830, the BMI 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) / height2 (metres2)         (Metric Units)
    BMI = 703 . weight(pounds) / height2 (inches2)         (Imperial Units)