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    Is 179 lb Weight & 5ft 5in Height Obese or Overweight?

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    getcalc.com's BMI calculator to find if a male or female of 179 lb weight & 5ft 5in height is obese, extreme obese, overweight, underweight or ideal weight. According to BMI chart and their classification, BMI score of 29.78 for 179 pounds weight & 5ft 5in tall indicates that your weight is Overweight. The Body Mass Index of 29.78 is derived from the weight of 179 pounds divided by the square of height 5'5". You are weighing 29.35 lb more than the healthy or optimum weight. Burning more calories or reducing the excess weight 29.35 lb by your proper diet & exercises can brought your weight to 149.65 lb in order to get your BMI score to 24.9.

    Current WeightTarget WeightCurent BMITarget BMI
    179 lb149.65 lb29.7824.9

    BMI Chart for 179 lb Weight & 5ft 5in Tall

    BMI chart for 179 lb weight & 5ft 5in height and its nearest weights to let you know how your height & weight describes you.

    BMI chart of 5ft 5in height male or female
    HeightWeightBMIClassification
    5ft 5in124.89 lb20.78Normal
    5ft 5in148.93 lb24.78Normal
    5ft 5in178.98 lb29.78Overweight
    5ft 5in191 lb31.78Obese
    5ft 5in215.04 lb35.78Obese
    5ft 5in239.08 lb39.78Extreme Obese
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