Body Mass Index Calculator

Obesity is a well recognised risk factor for diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Take a look at whether you fall in the healthy weight category using this easy-to-use tool.


Interpreting Your Results

South Asian BMI values are not the same as White European values. In the above calculator, please take into consideration the SI units. The values in the table below list what is a healthy weight and what is overweight.

BMI Values for South Asians
  • <18.5 = Underweight

  • 18.5 – 22.9 = Healthy Weight

  • 23 – 27.9 = Overweight

  • > 28 = Obese

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