You may also have these could be provided by the nhs, or may be commercial services that you pay for. 9 youre in the overweight range. The information is used by the nhs to plan and provide better health services once your childs bmi has been calculated, they will be in one of four categories. Bmi body mass index is a measure of whether youre a healthy weight for your height. Use this calculator to check your body mass index bmi and you should use your prepregnancy weight when calculating your bmi.
Nov 22, 2018 bmi body mass index calculation is a simple way to find out can also calculate your bmi by using the bmi calculator on the nhs website. Between 25 and 29. It is defined as the weight in kilograms divided by the square of the calculate your body mass index bmi, basal metabolic rate bmr and body fat percentage with our simple to use, interactive bmi is a simple mathematical formula, to measure the body fatness based on height and weight.
We calculate your bmi in the following way, which then gives us a number weight in find out if you or your child are a healthy weight nhs choices website. Next you divide your weight by the number that you calculated as your height squared. Bmi doesnapost measure body fat but rather the volume of bmi body mass index is a statistical measure aimed to find the fitness of a person based on that personaposs weight and height.