BMI Calculator for Women
* Consistent with the 1985 NIH recommendation
Generally, any BMI calculator for people older than 20 years can be used as a BMI calculator for women. As a matter of fact, the calculation of BMI - body mass index for both women and men is carried out according to the same BMI formula. In the majority of sources the values of BMI between 18.5 and 25 are considered as an indication of normal weight both for women and men. However, the values of BMI for normal weight range and general conception of ideal weight itself vary from time to time and country to country. In 1985 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) consensus conference suggested that overweight BMI were considered at a BMI of 27.8 for men and 27.3 for women. According to these recommendations, the value of overweight BMI for women and the value of overweight BMI for men are different. Therefore, BMI calculator for females only is necessary.
Imperial BMI Calculator for Females
Metric BMI Calculator for Females
Note: -Our BMI calculator for women is intended for women older than 20 years. If you are younger than 20 years, you must use BMI calculator for teens.
--The values of BMI for normal weight range vary itself from time to time and country to country, that is why we think that BMI exceeding the value of 30 is more important. If our BMI calculator for women shows that your BMI is more than 30, it means that your weight is in the Obesity category and you should consult your doctor.