# Body Mass Index (BMI) for 5'5" 96 lbs

## What is BMI for male and female with height 5ft 5in and weight 96 lbs?

Answer: BMI for Height 5'5" and Weight 96 lbs is
15.97

(Underweight/Severe thinness)

Suggested* Healthy Weight Range for Height 5ft 5in is

111.2 lbs150.2 lbs

Weight 96 lbs is 15.18 lbs less than Healthy Zone Range for Height 5 Feet 5 Inches, so you need to gain at least 15.18 lbs

## How to Calculate BMI

BMI Formula: BMI = ( weightlbs ÷ (heightin)2 ) × 703

According to Body Mass Index (BMI) Formula if you want to calculate BMI for Weight 96 Pounds and Height 5 Feet 5 Inches you have to divide Weight by squared Height in Inches (5'5" = 65 inches) and then multiply by 703

Here is the complete solution:

( 96lbs ÷ (65in)2 ) × 703

=

(96 ÷ 4225) × 703

=

0.02 × 703

=

15.97

## BMI Table

For adults over the age of 20 years, BMI values are grouped* into the following weight status categories:

BMIWeight Category
< 16Underweight/Severe thinness
16 - 16.9Underweight/Moderate thinness
17 - 18.4Underweight/Mild thinness
18.5 - 24.9Normal/Healthy Weight
25 - 29.9Overweight/Pre-obese
30 - 34.9Obese/Class I
35 - 39.9Obese/Class II
≥ 40Morbid Obesity/Class III

## BMI Table for 5'5" Height for Man and Woman

Height and WeightBMICategory
5'5" 81 lbsUnderweight/Severe thinness
5'5" 82 lbsUnderweight/Severe thinness
5'5" 83 lbsUnderweight/Severe thinness
5'5" 84 lbsUnderweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
5'5" 86 lbsUnderweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
5'5" 88 lbsUnderweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Severe thinness
Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness

## BMI Calculator (Imperial)

This calculator will help you to calculate Body Mass Index (BMI) for a given weight (lbs) and height (feet & inches). For example, it can help you find out what is BMI for male and female with height 5ft 5in and weight 96 lbs? (The answer is: 15.97). Enter height (e.g. 5ft 5in) and weight (e.g. 96 lbs) and hit the 'Calculate' button.

## FAQ

### What is BMI for male and female with height 5ft 5in and weight 96 lbs?

BMI for Height 5'5" and Weight 96 lbs is 15.97 (Underweight/Severe thinness)

### Is 96 pounds underweight for 5'5?

Yes, 96 lbs 5'5 is considered Underweight/Severe thinness

### Is 96 lbs overweight for 5'5"?

No, 96 lbs 5'5" is considered Underweight/Severe thinness