A BMI of 22 is in the middle of the normal weight range and is associated with the best health outcomes. Remember that ideal weight is not an absolute target for either appearance or health. The values in the charts are estimates and may not take into account factors like muscle mass or health conditions that affect weight. They tend to overestimate ideal weight at shorter heights and underestimate it at taller heights.
Below are average adult human heights by country or geographical region. The original studies and sources should be consulted for details on methodology and the exact populations measured, surveyed, or considered. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikimedia list article. Data is representative of the majority of the country or region's adult population.
Below is a height percentile calculator for men and women, 18 years old and older in the United States. We also have height by age for adults. You can also find a companion adult weight distribution calculator.
Below is a height percentile calculator. It works for all ages including newborns, babies, toddlers, children, teenagers, and adults right up to the elderly. This height percentile calculator is only for information purposes and is not for medical purposes. There are many reasons why the results may not be relevant for any given individual. For example, percentiles for outliers may be exaggerated.