### Can I calculate my own BMI?

Body Mass Index is a simple calculation using a person's height and weight. The formula is BMI = kg/m2 where kg is a person's weight in kilograms and m2 is their height in metres squared. A BMI of 25.0 or more is overweight, while the healthy range is 18.5 to 24.9. BMI applies to most adults 18-65 years.

### How do you calculate BMI with height and feet?

For example, if your weight is 60 kilograms and your height is 5 feet 3 inches, your BMI will be calculated as follows:60 / 2.61 (1.6 * 1.6) (5 feet 3 inches is approximately 1.6 meters)This gives us a BMI reading at 22.9.

### How do you calculate BMI step by step?

Follow these steps to calculate your BMI:

* Convert your weight from pounds to kilograms. Your weight (in pounds) ÷ 2.2 = your weight (in kilograms).

* Convert your height from inches to meters. Your height (in inches) ÷ 39.37 = your height (in meters).

* Calculate your Body Mass Index.

### How do you calculate BMI example?

Body Mass Index (BMI) = (weight (kg) / height (m2) Example: Your weight = 68 kg / Your height = 1.65 m (165 cm) **BMI** **Calculation**: 68 ÷ 1.652 = 24.98.

### How do I calculate my BMI in pounds and inches?

Formula: weight (lb) / [height (in)]2 x 703. ** Calculate BMI** by dividing weight in pounds (lbs) by height in inches (in) squared and multiplying by a conversion factor of 703.

Example: Weight = 150 lbs, Height = 5â€™5â€ (65″)

Calculation: 150 Ã· (65 x 65) x 703 = 24.96.

### What is the fastest way to calculate BMI?

To **calculate your BMI**, divide your weight in pounds by your height in inches squared, then multiply the results by a conversion factor of 703. For someone who is 5 feet 5 inches tall (65 inches) and weighs 150 pounds, the calculation would look like this: [150 ÷ (65)2] x 703 = 24.96.

### How do I calculate my child's BMI?

### To calculate your child's BMI:

* Take your child's weight in pounds. (For example, 37 pounds, 4 ounces becomes 37.25.)

* Divide that number by 2.2. (So, 37.25 divided by 2.2 equals 16.9 kilograms.).

* The resulting number is your child's weight in kilograms.

### How do you calculate BMI manually in KG and CM?

### Calculating BMI Using the Metric System

Formula: weight (kg) / [height (m)]2

Calculation: [weight (kg) / height (cm) / height (cm)] x 10,000.

### How do I calculate my BMI in pounds?

Then, ** calculate BMI** by dividing weight in pounds (lb) by height in inches (in) squared and multiplying by a conversion factor of 703. When using a handheld calculator, if your calculator has a square function, divide weight (lb) by height (in) squared, multiply by 703, and round to one decimal place.