Once you know your BMI, you can find out which Weight Group you are in from the table below.
This is a good indication of whether or not you are morbidly obese and eligible for weight loss surgery.
|If your BMI Score is...||Your Weight Group is...|
|18.0 to 24.9||Ideal Weight|
|25.0 to 29.9||Over Weight|
|30.0 to 34.0||Moderate Obesity (Class I)|
|35.0 to 39.9||Severe Obesity (Class II)|
|40.0 to 49.9||Morbid Obesity (Class III)|
|50 +++||Super Obesity|
Please note that the information in this website is an educational resource and should not be used for decisions regarding treatment.
All such decisions must be made in consultation with a physician or your healthcare provider.
Every person is an individual with unique medical issues that need to be considered thoroughly in the decision to have bariatric surgery. Weight loss depends on a lot of factors and the results may vary from person to person.