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What is the ideal weight for a 47 year old female that is 5'9?

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February 28, 2010 12:52AM

For a medium frame allow 100-102 for the first 5' in height and 5 lbs per inch thereafter

So, 5'9" female should weigh 145-147 lbs.

Weight ranges for health and life insurance charts have bigger ranges because they include small to large frames.