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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.

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Iโ€™m 5โ€™2โ€ tall why 117 lbs my BMI is 31.5 How does that make me obese?
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