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    Is 179 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 179 lb weight & 5ft 6in height is obese, extreme obese, overweight, underweight or ideal weight. According to BMI chart and their classification, BMI score of 28.89 for 179 pounds weight & 5ft 6in tall indicates that your weight is Overweight. The Body Mass Index of 28.89 is derived from the weight of 179 pounds divided by the square of height 5'6". You are weighing 24.71 lb more than the healthy or optimum weight. Burning more calories or reducing the excess weight 24.71 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
    179 lb154.29 lb28.8924.9

    BMI Chart for 179 lb Weight & 5ft 6in Tall

    BMI chart for 179 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 6in123.24 lb19.89Normal
    5ft 6in148.03 lb23.89Normal
    5ft 6in179.01 lb28.89Overweight
    5ft 6in191.4 lb30.89Obese
    5ft 6in216.19 lb34.89Obese
    5ft 6in240.97 lb38.89Obese
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