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What is Body Mass Index (BMI)?

Body Mass Index is the top rated healthcare tool of professionals in all over the world. They Use BMI calculators to determine that a person is underweight, healthy weight or overweight. BMI is a tool to determine the fitness of a person based on their height and weight.

How to calculate BMI – Adults

Usually BMI calculated with two methods, one is metric and the other is imperial system.

  1. Metric system – In this way divide the weight of a person in kilograms by their height in meters squared.
  2. Imperial system – In this way the weight of a person in pounds, multiplied by 703 than divided by the square of their height in inches.

How to determine your body weight status

World Health Organization (WHO) has determined some definitions of BMI to determine a person’s weight.

  • Underweight – BMI less than 18.5
  • Normal weight – BMI between 18.5 and 25
  • Overweight – BMI between 25 and 30
  • Obese – BMI between 30 and 40
  • Very Obese – BMI over 40

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