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BMI Calculater

Check your Body Mass Index

Check your BMI

Too fat or too thin? A few love handles or a health risk already? The BMI – Body Mass Index – calculator will give you pointers.

Too fat or too thin? A few love handles or a health risk already? The BMI – Body Mass Index – calculator will give you pointers.

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Your BMI:
Normal BMI for your age:


Severely underweight

You are extremely light for your height. You should go to your doctor for an examination and consultation. This will establish whether your weight represents a problem with your health. A low weight can indicate a psychological problem. Has something changed in your life? Since when have you been eating so little? Are you feeling stressed or depressed? Discuss your problems with your doctor or a specialist, who will help you to resolve your issues.


Normal weight, lower range

You are light for your height. If you are healthy, things are going well and you are enjoying life, then that is fine. However, if you are often tired, depressed and lacking in motivation, or have been eating little over an extended period of time, you should go to your doctor for an examination, to rule out any health problems which may be causing this.


Underweight

You are underweight. Consider whether it would be worth visiting your doctor.


Normal weight

Congratulations, your weight is normal for your height. Continue to ensure that you have a balanced diet and are doing enough exercise in your day-to-day life.


Slightly overweight

You are slightly overweight. A change in diet as well as exercise 3-4 times a week for at least 30 minutes can help you to improve your BMI. Your pharmacist or chemist will be happy to advise you.


Overweigh

You are overweight. Consult your doctor, pharmacist or chemist for advice and support, and integrate a balanced diet and sufficient exercise into your day-to-day life.


Table of BMI values:

Categories Male Female
Underweight < 20 < 19
Normal weight 20 bis 25 19 bis 24
Overweight 25 bis 30 24 bis 30
Obese 30 bis 40 30 bis 40
Severely obese > 40 > 40

Recommendet BMI values for the different age groups:

Age Body Mass Index
19 to 24 years 19 bis 24
25 to 34 years 20 bis 25
35 to 44 years 21 bis 26
45 to 54 years 22 bis 27
55 to 64 years 23 bis 28
> 64 years 24 bis 29

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