Ideal Weight Calculator
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Calculates ideal weight and estimates the daily caloric intake to gain or lose weight. It is not healthy to gain or lose large amounts of weight quickly. Consult a physician before starting any weight loss or gain program.
- Gender: Person's gender.
- Height: Person's height.
- Height Type: Height in inches (in) or centimeters (cm).
- Weight: Person's weight.
- Weight Type: Weight in pounds (lbs) or kilograms (kg).
- Ideal Weight: Estimated ideal weight.
- Weight Change: Amount of weight to gain or lose per week. It is not recommended that you gain or lose more than 2 lbs or 1 kg per week.
- Caloric Intake: Estimated target for daily caloric intake to gain/lose the designated weight.
What is the ideal weight for a 5'6 female who is currently 155 pounds?
- Gender: Female
- Height: 66
- Height Type: Inches
- Weight: 155
- Weight Type: Pounds
Her ideal weight is 130 pounds.
To lose a pound per week, how much would her caloric intake need to be?
- Weight Change: -1 lb/.5 kg
Her caloric intake goal would be 1,825 calories per day.