Why would you need a BODY MASS calculator? Calculating your body mass gives you a really quick at-a-glance idea of where you are in your getting healthy journey. Find out of your body mass is inline with your height:
- 18.5 or less is considered to be underweight for most people.
- 18.5 to 24.9 is considered to be normal for most people.
- 25 to 29.9 is considered to be overweight for most people.*
- 30.0 or greater is considered to be obese for most people.*
*These results do not take into account excessive muscle mass, which may push your BMI higher. For example, professional athletes, like football players and bodybuilders, frequently have a BMI of 30 or greater.
BMI metrics and descriptions are from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.