#### BMI for a person who is 5'5 and weighs 279 pounds

What is the BMI for a person who is 5'5 and weighs 279 pounds?

This calculates the body mass index of both men and women. If I am 5'5 and weigh 279 lbs, is that a good weight? How much is the BMI for a man or woman, boy or girl? What should I weigh?

Below are approximate definitions of a certain BMI.
 Definitions for Body Mass Index less than 15: Very severely underweight 15.0 to 16.0: Severely underweight 16.0 to 18.5: Underweight 18.5 to 25: Healthy Weight 25 to 30: Overweight 30 to 35: Moderately obese 35 to 40: Severely obese more than 40: Very severely obese The following formula is used: Weight (in lbs)/ totalinches^2 * 703.06957964 BMI is calculated the same for both males and females.
 279 pound man or woman five foot five and a quarter inch at 279 pounds is a BMI of 46.07 fiveftfive and a half inch at 279 pounds is a BMI of 45.72 fivefootfive and three quarters of an inch at 279 pounds is a BMI of 45.37
 BMI Chart by Quarters of an Inch 5'5 5'5.25 5'5.5 5'5.75 110 pounds 18.30 18.16 18.03 17.89 115 pounds 19.14 18.99 18.85 18.70 120 pounds 19.97 19.82 19.67 19.52 125 pounds 20.80 20.64 20.48 20.33 130 pounds 21.63 21.47 21.30 21.14 135 pounds 22.46 22.29 22.12 21.96 140 pounds 23.30 23.12 22.94 22.77 145 pounds 24.13 23.94 23.76 23.58 150 pounds 24.96 24.77 24.58 24.39 155 pounds 25.79 25.60 25.40 25.21 160 pounds 26.63 26.42 26.22 26.02 165 pounds 27.46 27.25 27.04 26.83 170 pounds 28.29 28.07 27.86 27.65 175 pounds 29.12 28.90 28.68 28.46 180 pounds 29.95 29.72 29.50 29.27 185 pounds 30.79 30.55 30.32 30.09 190 pounds 31.62 31.38 31.14 30.90 195 pounds 32.45 32.20 31.96 31.71 200 pounds 33.28 33.03 32.78 32.53 205 pounds 34.11 33.85 33.59 33.34 210 pounds 34.95 34.68 34.41 34.15
 Table for a person who is 5'5 Weight (in lbs.) by BMI BMI Weight 15: 90.14 lbs. 16: 96.15 lbs. 17: 102.16 lbs. 18: 108.17 lbs. 19: 114.18 lbs. 20: 120.19 lbs. 21: 126.20 lbs. 22: 132.21 lbs. 23: 138.22 lbs. 24: 144.22 lbs. 25: 150.23 lbs. 26: 156.24 lbs. 27: 162.25 lbs. 28: 168.26 lbs. 29: 174.27 lbs. 30: 180.28 lbs. 31: 186.29 lbs. 32: 192.30 lbs. 33: 198.31 lbs. 34: 204.32 lbs. 35: 210.33 lbs. 36: 216.34 lbs. 37: 222.35 lbs. 38: 228.36 lbs. 39: 234.37 lbs. 40: 240.37 lbs.
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