The result of the above depicted formula gives you the value of the BMI and its evaluation is the following:
|Between 18.5 & 24.9||Normal weight|
|Between 25 & 29.9||Slightly overweight|
|Between 30 & 40||Overweight.
Moderate cardiac risk.
|More than 40||Obese.
High cardiac risk.
|1.7m x 1.7m||2.87|
Suppose a person was 1.70 m high and weighed 90 kg. Her BMI would be:
According to the table above, this result shows the person to be overweight with a moderate cardiac risk.