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IdealWeight

Overweight and underweight indicates an unhealthy or poor physical condition. Use this Ideal Weight Calculator to determine your appropriate weight. The Ideal Weight Calculator provides the most accurate information as it analyzes your age and height. Ideal weight is different for males and females. That’s why this Ideal Weight Calculator adjusts the ideal weight calculation for your gender as well.

Calculation of Ideal Weight

The Ideal Weight Calculator has used the following formulas to estimate your ideal weight.


J. D. Robinson Formula (1983)

52 kg + 1.9 kg per inch over 5 feet (man)
49 kg + 1.7 kg per inch over 5 feet (woman)


D. R. Miller Formula (1983)

56.2 kg + 1.41 kg per inch over 5 feet (man)
53.1 kg + 1.36 kg per inch over 5 feet (woman)


G. J. Hamwi Formula (1964)

48.0 kg + 2.7 kg per inch over 5 feet (man)
45.5 kg + 2.2 kg per inch over 5 feet (woman)


B. J. Devine Formula (1974)

50.0 + 2.3 kg per inch over 5 feet (man)
45.5 + 2.3 kg per inch over 5 feet (woman)


The World Health Organization (WHO) Recommended Healthy BMI Range

18.5 - 25 for both woman and man


**The Ideal Weight Calculator uses all these formulas to calculate the ideal weights for adults only. You can visit here for ideal weight of children and teen.