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Ideal Weight Calculator

How much should I weigh?

Enter your gender and height to calculate your ideal weight using industry accepted formulas. You can see the ideal weights and corresponding BMIs for the 4 most used formulas (Devine, Hamwi, Miller, and Robinson) by clicking the 'Show Additional Fields' icon button.

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Priscilla Parsons   I need help to lose 100 pounds - 1/24/2015 9:36:35 PM

Wei   ok so according to the calcualtor, the ideal weight for my height (5'3) is 119 pounds and I'm 112 pounds, but I think I'm fat because my inner thighs have a lot of fat that I can't seem to cut down no matter what, and even though I have abs, they still have a layer of fat over them. Should I consider losing weight, even though I'm under the ideal weight? btw im 13 - 1/22/2015 7:29:05 PM

Anonymus   Hi I'm 11 and 5 months, 42 kg and 143cm and my problem is that this year I gained so much weight and started to worry about it. Start of last year I used to be 30kg. I was really happy and my stomach was lean and my legs were great but this year I went 30 to 42 and my legs are still great and everywhere else but my stomach has a lot of fat. I've been doing 50 sit ups everyday drinking lots of water and watching what I eat. All of the sites say I'm normal range. But I just want to get rid of the fat. I want to know if I need to lose more weight or I should stop worrying so much - 1/11/2015 11:58:43 PM

Ling   Hey I'm ling I'm 13 and 5"2 foot and I weigh 113lbs do I need to loose wwight or am I a good wwight - 1/4/2015 3:28:32 PM

Janelle   I am 11 and 11 months. I weigh 80 pounds. I am 5 feet tall. What is a healthy weight? - 1/3/2015 1:55:00 PM

Unregistered 1   I'm a male who is 16, around 6 foot. I have some muscle but not loads. I currently weigh 125 pounds, is that normal ? - 1/2/2015 8:05:28 PM

Pam   I am 5'7 and I weigh 126 lbs and want to lose 15 lbs. how many calories should I consume daily? - 12/14/2014 1:43:35 PM

tiffany   im 10 and i weigh 167 what do i do i cant even do a pushup or situp - 12/8/2014 10:31:46 PM

John   I am a male 66 yrs old. I weigh 172 lbs and am 5ft 8inches tall. What do you think my BMI should be and my % of body fat. Also what should be my ideal weight. - 11/27/2014 4:52:53 AM

Diane   I am 60 years old and 5 foot tall how much should I weigh - 10/25/2014 5:01:41 PM

George J Marcy   I am 5 frt 7 in, 87 years old. How much should I weight? - 10/19/2014 2:13:27 AM

Mike   I am 67 yo man. I am 5'6" weigh 132lbs down from 147lbs. I lost the weight by walking on treadmill 4 speed walking for 1 hour every other day. On days I wasn't on treadmill I used free weights and did ab exercises. I stopped drinking sodas..and just drank water. I did have coffee just before exercise which helped me be motivated. I am now just maintaining weight and feel/look a lot better. - 10/16/2014 4:52:05 AM

Tia is da best   Hay my name is Tiana im fourteen weigh 52.4kg and my hight is 155cm My ideal weight is 52kg but I don't belive thats a good weight because all the girls at my school are skinny and have nice legs, the only thing I hate about my body is my legs thats were all my fat is stored because of my jeans there is positives to this Jean 1 is I am skinny everywhere else and I have a nice stomach (I think compared to some people) ok my question is how should I get rid my fat thighs without starving my self because like I said I'm skinny everywhere else, I have tried diets like sugar free but they only improve your wellbeing not weight I've also tried gym but I found that only builds thigh muscle So how can I lose my stupid thighs - 10/7/2014 4:03:07 AM

Rajeev Kumar Rana   How to gain my weight ??plz help me.... - 9/29/2014 10:10:22 AM

Rudolph Shelton   53 year old male, 5'8", holding a weight at 157 lbs. Gym 4 days a week,very little body fat. ? should my weight B? - 9/19/2014 7:06:01 AM

bigkid(reallybigkid)   im 11 yo girl and my weight is 72kg I have a friend who is the exact same he is unhappy to. I have tried diet and simple excercize but nothing seems to work... if you could help me and my mate thx plz you would save my life!!! - 9/14/2014 10:51:16 PM

Hannah Leighton   I only just turned 10 but I am only 21kg I have just recovered from anorexia I still feel and look fat - 9/12/2014 8:00:49 PM

Joyce   I am 71, med build, 5 ft 2, what is my ideal weight? I am now 68 kls - 8/15/2014 8:47:22 PM

anomouse   thessa you should be 47kg because you are 150cm and you are skills for your hight and i was you i would get knew friends because they arnt nice and if you just see fat its probably muscle - 7/20/2014 8:37:16 AM


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HeightYour height. Use feet (ft) and inches (in) if units is US or centimeters (cm) if units is Metric.

Output Fields

Ideal WeightYour calculated ideal weight. Due to limitations of the various formulas for factors such as extremely short, tall, or very obese people this calculator uses the Robinson formula for females and the Devine formula for men. (Click the 'Show Additional Fields' icon button to see all 4 ideal weight formulas and corresponding BMIs.)

DevineIdeal weight and BMI based on the formula developed by Dr. B. J. Devine.

HamwiIdeal weight and BMI based on the formula developed by G. J. Hamwi.

MillerIdeal weight and BMI based on the formula developed by Dr. D. R. Miller.

RobinsonIdeal weight and BMI based on the formula developed by Dr. J. D. Robinson.

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