0 feet Best BMI Calculator for Women
Graph weight of 0 st and 168 lb
Body mass index, height: 6 feet 1 inches with weight: 0 stones 168 pounds
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 a greater risk of varied diseases and health conditions, including,:
Created in way back in 1830, the b.m.i. 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.
Calculate your BMI and tell you if you are underweight, overweight or if your weight is optimal. Just enter your vital statistics and click the button. The results will be graphed out for you.
Do the sums
Behind the scenes of BMI
- BMI = weight(kilograms) / height2 (metres2) (Metric Units)
- BMI = 703 . weight(pounds) / height2 (inches2) (Imperial Units)
BMI is particularly inaccurate for people who are very fit or athletic, as their high muscle mass can classify them in the overweight category by BMI, even though their body fat percentages frequently fall in the 10-15% category, which is below that of a more sedentary person of average build who has a normal BMI number.See wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_mass_index#Limitations for further clarification