Average Body Weight In South Africa

What is Body Weight?

Human body weight is a person’s mass or weight. Strictly speaking, body weight is the measurement of weight without items located on the person.

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Average Body Weight In South Africa

By region

REGIONADULT POPULATION (MILLIONS)AVERAGE WEIGHT
Africa53560.7 kg (133.8 lb)
Asia2,81557.7 kg (127.2 lb)
Europe60670.8 kg (156.1 lb)
Latin America and the Caribbean38667.9 kg (149.7 lb)

What is the average weight in South Africa?

71.9 kg

Male

COUNTRYAVERAGE HEIGHT / WEIGHT / BMI
Nauru1.69 m93.0 kg
Micronesia1.69 m81.1 kg
South Africa1.69 m71.9 kg
Malaysia1.68 m71.5 kg

What is a healthy weight in South Africa?

If your BMI is 18.5 to 24.9, it falls within the normal or Healthy Weight range. If your BMI is 25.0 to 29.9, it falls within the overweight range. If your BMI is 30.0 or higher, it falls within the obese range.

What is normal body weight in kg?

The Hamwi method is used to calculate the ideal body weight of the general adult: Male ideal body weight = 48 kilograms (106 lb) + 1.1 kilograms (2.4 lb) × (height (cm) − 152) Female ideal body weight = 45.4 kilograms (100 lb) + 0.9 kilograms (2.0 lb) × (height (cm) − 152)

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