# Height 198 cm and weight 147 kg – this is normal? What BMI?

Do you want to know if it is normal to have a weight of 147 kg with a height of 198 cm? To find out, see the results below. Data are calculated according to the body mass index formula.
Weight 147 kg with a height of 198 cm:

This is Obese Class II (Severely obese, dangerous!)

Your Body Mass Index (BMI): 37.5

Normal BMI: 18.5 - 24.99

For a height of 198 cm, the normal weight limits are: 73 - 98 kg.

You need to lose weight!

You must lose at least 49 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 198 cm

HeightWeight rangeBMI rangeCategory
198 cm< 58 kg< 15Very severely underweight
198 cm59 - 62 kg15 - 16Severely underweight
198 cm63 - 72 kg16 - 18.5Underweight
198 cm73 - 98 kg18.5 - 25Normal (healthy weight)
198 cm98 - 117 kg25 - 30Overweight
198 cm118 - 137 kg30 - 35Obese Class I (Moderately obese)
198 cm137 - 156 kg35 - 40Obese Class II (Severely obese)
198 cm157 - 176 kg40 - 45Obese Class III (Very severely obese)
198 cm176 - 196 kg45 - 50Obese Class IV (Morbidly obese)
198 cm196 - 235 kg50 - 60Obese Class V (Super obese)
198 cm> 235 kg> 60Obese Class VI (Hyper obese)

## Normal weight and BMI calculator

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