II. Calculation: Male

  1. Ideal Weight (Robinson, 1983)
    1. Weight (kg) = 52 + 1.9 * (htCm - 150)
  2. Ideal Weight (Miller, 1983)
    1. Weight (kg) = 56.2 + 1.41 * (htCm - 150)
  3. Ideal Weight (Devine, 1974)
    1. Weight (kg) = 50 + 2.3 * (htCm - 150)
  4. Ideal Weight (Hamwi, (1964)
    1. Weight (kg) = 48.0 + 2.7 * (htCm - 150)
  5. Ideal Weight (Approximate quick calculation, modified from Broca's Index, 1871)
    1. Weight (lb) = 106 + (height in inches over 60) x 6

III. Calculation: Female

  1. Ideal Weight (Robinson, 1983)
    1. Weight (kg) = 49 + 1.7 * (htCm - 150)
  2. Ideal Weight (Miller, 1983)
    1. Weight (kg) = 53.1 + 1.36 * (htCm - 150)
  3. Ideal Weight (Devine, 1974)
    1. Weight (kg) = 45.5 + 2.3 * (htCm - 150)
  4. Ideal Weight (Hamwi, (1964)
    1. Weight (kg) = 45.5 + 2.2 * (htCm - 150)
  5. Ideal Weight (Approximate quick calculation, , modified from Broca's Index, 1871)
    1. Weight (lb) = 100 + (height in inches over 60) x 5

IV. Resources

  1. Hall-MD Ideal Weight Formulas
    1. http://halls.md/ideal-weight-formulas-broca-devine/
  2. Calculator.Net
    1. http://www.calculator.net/ideal-weight-calculator.html
  3. Fpnotebook Ideal Body Weight Calculator

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