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yes that is morbidly obese, in UK anyway, but where you are it might be different.

in UK:

below 18-underweight

18-25 is average/healthy weight

25-30 is overweight

30+ is obese

35 0r 40+ is morbidly obese

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What BMI is considered overweight?

A BMI over 24.9 is considered to be in the overweight range.

Which BMI score listed below is considered overweight?

If you have a BMI over 24.9, you would be considered to be in the overweight range.

Is 98 pounds overweight for an 11 year old girl that is 5'1?

A girl that is 11 years old and weighs 98 pounds with a height of 61 inches is not overweight. The BMI (Body Mass Index) determines whether or not a person is overweight. If 98 is divided by 61, the BMI is only 16 because the result is multiplied by 10. A BMI of 18 or less is considered normal.

Which BMI standard for teens is considered overweight?


What defines an overweight person?

For adults, you are considered overweight if your BMI (body mass index) is between 25 and 29.9. If your BMI is 30 or higher, you are considered obese.

How do you know if you are overweight or obese?

Find out your body mass index (BMI). BMI is a measure of body fat based on height and weight. People with a BMI of 25 to 29.9 are considered overweight. People with a BMI of 30 or more are considered obese.

How fat can you be until you are considered overweight?

You height and body structure determine how fat you can be to be considered overweight. Your BMI, or body mass index at a healthy weight should be from 18.5 to 24.9. You are overweight if your BMI is between 25 and 29.9.

An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered?

A BMI of 25 or under is usually considered to be a healthy weight; 25 to 30 is considered overweight; and a BMI over 30 indicates obesity.

Is 5'4 52 years woman overweight at 154 pounds?

A 5'4" 154 lb woman has a BMI of 26.4, and a BMI of 25 - 29.9 is considered overweight. A normal BMI is from 18.5 - 24.9

How much is overweight for 5 foot girls?

For a 5'0" height, 128lbs is considered overweight (above 25 BMI) and 154lbs is considered obese (above 30 BMI). 94lbs and below is considered underweight (below 18.5 BMI). Keep in mind also that the BMI system does not account for body fat percentage. Source: BMI Calculator.

Is 160 overweight for a 5'5 13 year old girl who is not muscular?

Yes, it is very slightly overweight. This girl would have a 26.6 BMI. A BMI between 25-29.9 is considered overweight.

Is a BMI of 25 or greater considered obese?

Normal is considered to be 18.5 - 25, more is considered as overweight.

Is weighing 148 pounds considered being overweight if you are 5 feet 7 inches?

No, it is considered to be in the "Average" range for your BMI (Body Mass Index). Your BMI is 23.2. "Overweight" is anywhere from 25-30.

Is 103.2 pounds considered overweight?

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What weight is considered medically overweight?

A body mass index of 25 or more is considered overweight. Your BMI depends on your height. For example, if you're 5'6", a weight of 159 or more is considered overweight.

What is the average weight of a 4' 11 13-year-old girl and is 122 pounds overweight?

That is considered a bmi of 24.6 which is considered overweight for your age.

Am i overweight I'm 14 5'3 and 128 pounds Is that considered overweight?

No, with a body mass index, or BMI, of 22.7, that is considered "normal weight" range.

Is 25.2 bmi overweight?

Yes, but it isn't overweight by much. A BMI over 25.0 falls into the "overweight category."

What if your BMI is 31 is that bad?

Yes, that's in the "morbidly obese" category. A BMI above 25.0 is considered to be overweight, and a BMI above 30.0 is morbidly obese.

How much do you have to weight if your over weight?

You are considered overweight if your BMI is between 25 and 29.9.

Is 153 pounds considered overweight if you are 5'6''?

Check bmi and with dr. Good luck

What is considered a healthy BMI?

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Information on a healthy bmi?

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Is weighing 160 pounds at being 5'2 too fat?

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