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Please give advice on how much I should weigh for my height and age?

Please give advice on how much I should weigh for my height and age?

Can look at a chart: Easy way to estimate without looking at charts is to start with 106 pounds for 5 foot male, add 6 pounds for each inch.Female at 5 feet starts at 100 pounds and add 5 pounds/inch above that. ...Read more

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How much should I weigh for my age and height if 18 and 5 6?

How much should I weigh for my age and height if 18 and 5 6?

Girl or Guy?: For a woman the formula is 100 pounds for 5 ft tall and 5 pounds for each inch there after ( 160 would be the answer) for a man the formula is 106 pounds for 5ft tall and 6 poundsfor each inch there after. ( he would be 178 plus a margin of 10% for frame size equals 161-195lbs). ...Read more

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Please give advice on how much should I weigh at my age and height of 20, 6'3"?

Please give advice on how much should I weigh at my age and height of 20, 6'3"?

196: By american standards the wieght would be 106 pounds for 6 feet and 6 pounds for each additional inch (15 x 6 =90) 196 is the goal weight- you can add and subtract 10% for small and large frames making the range- 176-216 pounds. ...Read more

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Please give advice on how much should weigh for my height and age as i get shorter?

Same: Some say use data for your tallest height. Others say use your present height. Most charts ask for present height. There is evidence that losing weight to match your decreasing height is not healthy.. Body mass index (bmi) may be better than weight alone. Wt. In lbs divided by height in inches, squared, times 703. (18.5 to 25 is ideal ). ...Read more

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I recently lost 33 lbs. I am a 4ft 9 40 year old woman i currently weigh 106 lbs wht should I weigh for my height?

I recently lost 33 lbs. I am a 4ft 9 40 year old woman i currently weigh 106 lbs wht should I weigh for my height?

This is good: Your bmi or body mass index is 23, within the ideal weight range. More importantly is the weight loss. I assume it is voluntary and not rapid. Otherwise it may be bad for your health and may need medical evaluation ...Read more

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What should I weigh for my height and age 70?

Search table: Google ht/wt averages 4 70yo + u can c where u stand against the population. ...Read more

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Wanted to know where can I find a chart that tells me how much someone of such height should weigh?

Wanted to know where can I find a chart that tells me how much someone of such height should weigh?

It varies...: It depends on your "frame" size, but height and weight charts are all over the internet. These give recommendations, but differ for each person based in age and level of activity as well. http://www.healthchecksystems.com/heightweightchart.htm. ...Read more