This calculator computes the body mass index and rates it appropriately for men, women, children, juveniles and seniors. The SBMI – an index that has been developed four years ago especially for this calculator – serves for this purpose. It is based on the results of the most comprehensive study* published so far on the BMI and its associated health risks.
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* Source: The Global BMI Mortality Collaboration, Lancet 2016; 388:776-86
About this calculator
What is the SBMI?
The SBMI is a comparative figure on a scale of 70 points. The significance of the body weight for your health can easily be derived from the SBMI.