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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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Kait   I am 10 years old and I'm 4" seven inches. I weigh 78.4 lbs. is that underweight or overweight? - 1/30/2016 11:21:19 AM

Ellie   my weight is 6.48 and I am 10 and tall - 1/2/2016 3:52:22 AM

kanu   my age is 41 weight 53 kg what should my ideal weight if my height is 4'11 - 11/24/2015 1:08:36 AM

macey   i am 13 and i am 5ft5 or 66in. at the doctor today i weighed 152 pounds. do i weigh more when i am on my period? how can i lose weight - 11/16/2015 6:29:24 PM

Liz   I'm 5'3" and 59 years old. I'm female and diabetic. I weigh 299 lbs and would like to know what is a healthy weight for me. - 10/23/2015 12:34:45 PM

Gaye Herring   Hello, I was wondering I am 52 years old and was just weighed today and it was 47 kg although I'm not sure how much that is , what is the ideal weight for someone my age and height? - 10/20/2015 7:52:38 PM

Brian   i want to gain 20 ponds - 10/10/2015 11:57:59 PM

kk   I'm 43 male, 178cm and 78 kg all muscles. It shows 5k over weight. :) - 9/29/2015 10:34:06 AM

Jane   I weigh 48kg (105 pounds) and I'm 14 and am 5'5 (165cm). It says I should weigh 127 pounds. Am I an okay weight? - 9/26/2015 11:28:23 PM

eda   I weight 79 kilos now if I lose a lot more weight I will have to have plastic surgery to get all the wrinkles removed .so get real another 4 kilos yes - 9/21/2015 1:19:39 AM

David Simpson   I am 71 years old, 5ft. 10in tall and weigh 12st 13lb Is that OK. - 9/2/2015 3:08:10 PM

ladap   Im 33 yrs old 5.2 tall,weigh 64 kg, am i fat? - 8/11/2015 6:14:07 AM

Jazmine Compagni   Okay I don't understand, I am 14 and I am 5'5 and my ideal weight is supposed to be 127 lbs. I feel fat now, because I am 195 lbs. Why did I even look to see my ideal weight? I was hoping that I could get to 150 lbs, but nooooo, it has to be 127 lbs. I'm upset now, because I have been doing this since my birthday and according to my scale I have been gaining weight instead of loosing. I cannot believe this. - 8/5/2015 9:08:55 AM

Marion warren   how much - 6/30/2015 10:19:14 AM

cindy robbins   I am 13 years old I'm 5'7 I know.I'm tall I weigh 137 is that fat I am really tall though I'm taller than every kid in my class. - 5/29/2015 11:17:52 PM

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sakina   I am 49 year. My height is 5.2 n weght is 71kg After Doing My Walk n Diet On Foods. I Dont loose weight Pls Advise What To Do - 4/16/2015 11:19:15 AM

Deborah   I am 59 years, height 5ft 7". Weight 153. Is this a good weight - 4/13/2015 3:47:15 PM

sarah   I think I weigh alright Im 17 and I weigh 58.2kg and I'm 169cm tall - 4/9/2015 5:37:37 AM

Shanill abbas   My name is shanill abbas .i am 162 cm and 69 kgs and i want to lose 20 kgs in 2 months and 1 day can you help me? - 4/1/2015 2:28:58 PM

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TitleA title for these calculator results that will help you identify it if you have printed out several versions of the calculator.

US/MetricChoose US or Metric units.

GenderSelect your gender.

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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