Ideal Weight Calculator


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Introduction to Ideal Weight Calculator

Nowadays, everyone wants to control their weight and look handsome. But some people do not know their required weight according to height. That is why we solved your problem and introduce the ideal weight calculator.

This calculator helps you to get the ideal weight according to your current height and gender. Gender information is necessary because there is some difference of a few points between male and female weight. After calculating the ideal body weight, you can determine whether you need to get more weight or need to lose weight.

Why Use Online Ideal Body Weight Calculator?

The online weight calculator provides the accurate ideal weight according to inputs. You can get your ideal weight at any time. When you get your ideal weight, you can find the difference between your current and ideal weight.

You do not need to worry about the wrong ideal weight or wrong calculation. The calculator has a built-in formula that executes your input and provides the ideal weight. It is free of cost tool for a lifetime. You can get the ideal weight for all your family members and friends.

How to use Healthy Weight Calculator?

The tool is very simple and easy to use, but you should have some data like your actual height before measuring. Then you will be able to calculate your ideal body weight. Some points are given below to use the online tool.

  • Open the ideal weight calculator.
  • Input your weight and select gender.
  • Click on calculate button.
  • It executes the input.
  • The result will show on the screen.

If you want to calculate the ideal weight again, click on calculate again button. It will refresh the calculator.

Ideal Body Weight Formula

  • For men: 52 kg + 1.9 kg per every inch over 5 feet.
  • For women: 49 kg + 1.7 kg per every inch over 5 feet.

Note: There are some point difference in the weight formula according to gender.

How to Calculate Your Ideal Body Weight?

Understand the examples then you will able to calculate your ideal weight manually.

Example # 1

A boy has 5.6 ft height. Find the ideal weight of the boy.


Height is 5 feet and 6 inch
Ideal weight = 52 kg + 1.9 kg per every inch over 5 feet

Appling the formula

5 feet = 52Kg
The remaining 6 inch multiply with 1.9
Ideal weight = 52 + 1.9 (6)
Ideal weight = 52 + 11.4
Ideal weight = 63.4 kg

Example # 2

A girl has 5.3 ft height. Calculate the ideal weight of the girl.


Height is 5 feet and 3 inch. Ideal weight = 49 kg + 1.7 kg per every inch over 5 feet

Appling the formula

5 feet = 49 kg
The remaining 3 inch multiply with 1.7
Ideal weight = 49 + 1.7 (3)
Ideal weight = 49 + 5.1
Ideal weight = 54.1 kg

Advantages of the IBW & ABW calculator

The online ideal weight converter is very beneficial for everyone. Some of the advantages are given below

  • It is an online IBW calculator, and you can access it anywhere.
  • It saves your money because it is free of cost tool, and you can use it unlimited.
  • It provides 100 % accurate ideal weight according to your height.
  • If you will control the weight according to the tool. You will look handsome.
  • It is very helpful for the nutritionist because they will provide a diet plan after calculating the ideal weight.


In which Unit does the Calculator Provide the Ideal Weight?

The ideal body weight calculator provides the ideal weight in kilogram (Kg).

What is a Healthy Weight?

A healthy weight depends on your IBM (Ideal Body Mass). Suppose your IBM is under 18 points to 24 points. Your weight is normal. You can calculate body mass with an IBM calculator.

Can anyone Use this Calculator (Male or Female)?

Anyone can use this online tool, but the height must be greater than or equal to 5 feet. A person with less than 5 feet can’t calculate their ideal weight from this tool.

Alan Walker

Alan Walker

Last Updated June 02, 2022

Studies mathematics sciences, and Technology. Tech geek and a content writer. Wikipedia addict who wants to know everything. Loves traveling, nature, reading. Math and Technology have done their part, and now it's the time for us to get benefits.