Table 1

Body Mass Index as a predictor of risk to health, WHO (2004)

Classification

BMI(kg/m2)


Underweight

< 18.50

Normal Weight

18.50-24.99

Overweight/Pre-Obese

25.00-29.99

Obese Class I

30.00-34.99

Obese Class II

35.00-39.99

Obese Class III

≥ 40.00


BMI, body mass index

Donohoe et al. Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2011 3:12   doi:10.1186/1758-5996-3-12

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