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    Is 159 lb Weight & 5ft 6in Height Obese or Overweight?

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    getcalc.com's BMI calculator to find if a male or female of 159 lb weight & 5ft 6in height is obese, extreme obese, overweight, underweight or ideal weight. According to BMI chart and their classification, BMI score of 25.66 for 159 pounds weight & 5ft 6in tall indicates that your weight is Overweight. The Body Mass Index of 25.66 is derived from the weight of 159 pounds divided by the square of height 5'6". You are weighing 4.71 lb more than the healthy or optimum weight. Burning more calories or reducing the excess weight 4.71 lb by your proper diet & exercises can brought your weight to 154.29 lb in order to get your BMI score to 24.9.

    Current WeightTarget WeightCurent BMITarget BMI
    159 lb154.29 lb25.6624.9

    BMI Chart for 159 lb Weight & 5ft 6in Tall

    BMI chart for 159 lb weight & 5ft 6in height and its nearest weights to let you know how your height & weight describes you.

    BMI chart of 5ft 6in height male or female
    HeightWeightBMIClassification
    5ft 6in103.23 lb16.66Underweight
    5ft 6in128.02 lb20.66Normal
    5ft 6in159 lb25.66Overweight
    5ft 6in171.39 lb27.66Overweight
    5ft 6in196.17 lb31.66Obese
    5ft 6in220.96 lb35.66Obese
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