BMI stands for body mass index. Discover if you are underweight, healthy, overweight or even obese.
Consider that BMI is statistical tool and it is unusable for children, persons with a large muscle mass,
pregnant and lactating women and the elderly.
BMI formula:
\(
BMI = \dfrac{weight(kg)}{height^2(m)}
\)
Bmi is more statistical tool. In practice there are more accurate methods like body fat percentage.
Easy and important indicator is the
waist circumference.
- for men: risky is more than 94 cm
- for women: risky is more than 80cm