Height 173 cm and weight 148 kg – this is normal? What BMI?

Do you want to know if it is normal to have a weight of 148 kg with a height of 173 cm? To find out, see the results below. Data are calculated according to the body mass index formula.
Weight 148 kg with a height of 173 cm:

This is Obese Class IV (Morbidly obese, dangerous!)

Your Body Mass Index (BMI): 49.45

Normal BMI: 18.5 - 24.99

For a height of 173 cm, the normal weight limits are: 55 - 75 kg.

You need to lose weight!

You must lose at least 73 kg. Then BMI will be normal.

The Body Mass Index (BMI) is calculated using the following formula: multiply height in meters by your height in meters and then divide body weight in kilograms by the resulting multiplication result. So, for example, for a height of 1.75 (in meters) and a weight of 63 (in kilograms), BMI is 20.57 (BMI = first increase the growth of 1.75 by the growth of 1.75, and then divide the weight of 63 by the resulting multiplication result). If the result of the calculation is in the range 18.5 - 24.99, then this is the norm.

BMI table for Height 173 cm

HeightWeight rangeBMI rangeCategory
173 cm< 45 kg< 15Very severely underweight
173 cm45 - 48 kg15 - 16Severely underweight
173 cm48 - 55 kg16 - 18.5Underweight
173 cm55 - 75 kg18.5 - 25Normal (healthy weight)
173 cm75 - 89 kg25 - 30Overweight
173 cm90 - 104 kg30 - 35Obese Class I (Moderately obese)
173 cm105 - 119 kg35 - 40Obese Class II (Severely obese)
173 cm120 - 134 kg40 - 45Obese Class III (Very severely obese)
173 cm135 - 149 kg45 - 50Obese Class IV (Morbidly obese)
173 cm150 - 179 kg50 - 60Obese Class V (Super obese)
173 cm> 179 kg> 60Obese Class VI (Hyper obese)

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