Body Mass Index or BMI, is a measurement used to assess health risks of obesity. Body Mass Index (BMI) is calculated by dividing body weight (lbs.) by height in inches squared (in2) and multiplying that amount by 704.5. The metric
calculation for body mass index (BMI) is kg/m2. Obesity is an excess of total body fat, which results from
caloric intake that exceeds energy usage.
Take a moment and assess your body mass index (BMI) using the body mass index (BMI) Calculator and compare your results with the Body Mass Index (BMI) chart below. The body mass index (BMI) chart below shows ranges of body mass index (BMI) from underweight to Super Obese.
Body Mass Index (BMI) Classification Chart: