BMI 16.9

BMI of 16.9 is it Good or Bad?

Answer: BMI 16.9 for Males and Females means
Underweight/Moderate thinness
BMI 16.9 is 1.6 points less than Healthy BMI Range starts (18.4 - 24.9)
16
17
18.5
25
30
35
40
16.9
BMI 16.9 on the Body Mass Index Scale

BMI 16.9: Corresponding Weight and Height

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

*according to The World Health Organization (WHO)

BMI Table

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Underweight/Moderate thinness
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Underweight/Moderate thinness
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Underweight/Moderate thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
Underweight/Mild thinness
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Underweight/Mild thinness

About "BMI Meaning" Calculator

This calculator will help you to find out what the given BMI means. For example, it can help you find out BMI of 16.9 is it Good or Bad? (The answer is: Underweight/Moderate thinness). Enter Body Mass Index (e.g. 16.9) and hit the 'Calculate' button.

FAQ

BMI of 16.9 is it Good or Bad?

BMI 16.9 for Males and Females means Underweight/Moderate thinness

How to increase BMI from 16.9 to Healthy 18.5?

To increase BMI from 16.9 to Healthy 18.5 you may try to eat more