The index is based on your total weight versus your total height. It doesn't factor body type at all.
Some people were born to weigh in heavy because of muscle mass. If you ever tried to lose weight by just plain eating right and exercise, the first weight you will lose will be...
once when I was at 29.7, and again at 32.2. I keep packing on more weight, and find myself now weighing in at 260 pounds- up 35 from my first post here, and with a BMI of 34.3- way into the obese category.
and apparently it's 24.5 at the 79 BMI percentile.
Technically I'm at a healthy weight, but close to overweight.
I currently weigh 147 pounds at 5ft 5....at 154 pounds I'll be considered overweight! Omg I'm so close
I am at my heaviest and am continuing to pile on the weight. I have no idea how much larger my bmi will get but since I haven't really tried to make it get big, I think I am naturally predisposed to putting on more and more weight.
My BMI is now 62.3!! Being 5'7" and weighing in at 399 pounds as of tonight my BMI has gone up by 10 since i last checked!! I weighed myself alone but calculated my BMI with my brother and when he saw how high it was he shouted "Oh Snap!" and brought me my birthday cake and fed...