Body mass index calculators are available on the websites of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; and Mayo Clinic. The data needed to make a BMI calculation and m... More »

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A body mass index calculator is a simple program that calculates a person's BMI based on the person's height and weight. The basic formula is weight in pounds divided by the square of the height in inches, then multiplie... More »

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Body Mass Index calculators work by multiplying the patient's weight in pounds by 703, then dividing that figure by the square of the patient's height in inches. BMI is a measure of the patient's overall body fat. More »

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Online calculators that determine body mass index, or BMI, are available on reputable websites that include the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. BMI calculatio... More »

Body mass index, or BMI, is calculated by dividing weight by height squared and then multiplying by 703, the Centers for Disease Control states. The BMI provides an inexpensive and easy method of determining body fat and... More »

There are accurate body mass index, or BMI, charts and calculators available for women through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and WebMD. However, BMI charts are standardized for adults or children, not by... More »

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Body mass index cannot be calculated using only a person's age, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. BMI is calculated using a person's height and weight. More »

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