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What is the average weight for a 5'2" 18 year old female?

What is the average weight for a 5'2" 18 year old female?

BMI is ok: Underweight: < 101 pounds. Normal: 102-137 pounds. Overweight: 138-164 pounds. Bmi or body mass index is an ok way to calculate your ideal weight. Using pounds and inches: bmi = (weight in pounds / (height in inches x height in inches)) x 703 bmi prime is the bmi/25. This gives a percentage that you may be overweight (ie. 1.34= 34% overweight).

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Hey I'm a 18 year old female and I'm 5'4, what's the average weight for a person like me?? (Im really curvy)

Hey I'm a 18 year old female and I'm 5'4, what's the average weight for a person like me?? (Im really curvy)

Body mass index: BMI or body mass index can be calculated here: https://www. Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmicalc. Htm There is also a BMI calculator app. Overweight is above A BMI of 25. Obese is above 30. Weight calculations are usually upsetting - ideal body weight is 100 lbs plus five pounds for each inch above five feet, plus or minus 10%. Not comforting to most people.

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What is the average weight for a 5'1up female 18 year old?

What is the average weight for a 5'1up female 18 year old?

Wow! Almost anything!: There's a huge variation of normal sizes for an 18 year old girl...Genetically predetermined; although nutritional intake may modify this. Go to the website "www. Cdc. Gov"; type "growth charts" in the search box in the right upper corner of this webpage; click thru the menus until see appropriate chart for 18 yr-old girls. The 50th %tile could be considered "average"--but normal is 5th-85th %tile.

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What is the average weight for a 5'3 female who is 18 years old?

What is the average weight for a 5'3 female who is 18 years old?

Average weight: Sorry, but I cannot answer that without more information. Please make an appointment to see a Gynecologist. Don't wait too long before you see the doctor.

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What is the healthy weight for a 5'2 18 year old female?

What is the healthy weight for a 5'2 18 year old female?

104-124: The average expected weight would be 112.However the healthy range is broader. Athletes would tend to be heavier.

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What is the good range of weight for an 18 year old female at about 5'8?

What is the good range of weight for an 18 year old female at about 5'8?

About 145 pounds: Normal women are a wide variety of weights, but if looking for a simple number, just start with 105 pounds for 5 feet, and add 5 pounds for each inch over 5 feet (in this case, 105 + 40). Young women often start slimmer and lighter than 145 pounds at 5' 8", but gain as the years go by, to end up over 145 pounds some years later.

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What is the average height for a 18 year old female?

What is the average height for a 18 year old female?

163cm/5'4" in US: There are downloadable growth charts that you can use to monitor height/weight at different ages on the CDC website. See: www. Cdc. Gov/growthcharts

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I weigh 42.2-45.5kg, am an 18 year old female, and would like to put on some weight and I can't seem to be able to. Advice?

Talk to your doctor: You may be a normal weight for your height and body type. Check with your doctor to find out if this is a normal weight for you. If your doctor thinks you are underweight, she can determine if there is a medical problem or if you have any nutritional deficiencies. It may depend on your exercise level, your heredity, and what you are eating.

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For a small framed 5'6 18 year old female how badly over weight is 145?

For a small framed 5'6 18 year old female how badly over weight is 145?

Not overweight at al: You are at 75th percentile by height, 80th percentile by weight with a normal body mass index that is considered normal. A lot of girls think that they have to model themselves after Hollywood or show biz standards. Not so!!! This is a false standard. Several years ago a teenage fashion model in Italy basically starved herself to death and they finally passed a law saying that designers had to des

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I am 5'6 and 110 pounds, 18 year old female. I am sick of being so scrony and would like to gain weight. How? Or how many calories each day?

I am 5'6 and 110 pounds, 18 year old female. I am sick of being so scrony and would like to gain weight. How? Or how many calories each day?

DOCTOR FIRST: Make sure you don't have any medical conditions like hyperthyroidism that keep you "scrawny". If that has been done, you are looking at needing 2500-3000 calories per day for regular routine activity/lifestyle, more if you exercise a lot. Try to increase the calories with healthy things like nuts, proteins, dairy products. Put cheese sauce on your veggies, have a handful of almonds for a snack!

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What is the healthy weight for a 18 year old female who is 5 foot 4? I am 143 and want to lower my weight to become more healthy.

What is the healthy weight for a 18 year old female who is 5 foot 4? I am 143 and want to lower my weight to become more healthy.

Healthy weight: The definition of healthy weight is changing from a bmi (20 to 25)-- (yours is 24.5); to overall physical and mental well being of the individual. I believe, if you have to, 10 ibs of weigh loss should be sufficient for your height.

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I've looked at a bunch of websites but I am still wondering. What is the healthy weight for a 18 year old female at height 5 foot 4?

I've looked at a bunch of websites but I am still wondering. What is the healthy weight for a 18 year old female at height 5 foot 4?

Use Body Mass Index,: Found at ehttp://www. Calculator. Net/bmi-calculator. Html? Ctype=standard&cage=18. Enter your age in yrs. & mos., ht. & wt. "healthy" wt. For your age & ht. Ranges from 106.0 - 149.1 lbs, 5th %ile to 85th %ile (bmi 18.2- 25.6). A bmi of 85th %ile - 95t %ile (25.7- 29.9) = "overweight" a bmi > 95th%ile (30 & >) = "obese." http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001408/ describes pcos.

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Hey I have a question about my weight I'm an 18 year old female and I am 5 feet 2 and I way about 6 pounds am I underweight?

Hey I have a question about my weight I'm an 18 year old female and I am 5 feet 2 and I way about 6 pounds am I underweight?

?: I don't think you weigh just 6 pounds. A newborn baby may weigh that much but not a 5'2". Please double check your weight. Thank you.

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Hey I have a question about my weight I'm an 18 year old female and I am 5 feet 2 and I way about 6 stone am I underweight?

Hey I have a question about my weight I'm an 18 year old female and I am 5 feet 2 and I way about 6 stone am I underweight?

Yes: By bmi (15.3) and standard growth chart, you are quite underweight for age and height (bottom 3% of population).You can download a growth chart and look at relationshipa of differing weight /height. See:www. Cdc. Gov/growthchart.

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I'm a 18 year old female, little over weight, very insecure, & I have depression. I'm always worring.& I can't stay asleep. Doc says its stress. Any advice?

I'm a 18 year old female, little over weight, very insecure, & I have depression. I'm always worring.& I can't stay asleep. Doc says its stress. Any advice?

Therapy and meds: The most effective way to feel better will be antidepressant medication and therapy at the same time. The medication will help you sleep and lessen anxiety. The therapist will help you with body image and insecurity. Being slightly overweight at your age is attractive on many women, and men will find you attractive. Accept your body type as long as you have an active life and healthy diet.

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What is a healthy weight for a female 18 year old that is 5'3?

You really need to: Enter your age in years & months to consult a growth chart. If you turned 17 today, it would be ~ 115 lbs for an average bmi.