Body measurements are used as a reference to know one’s body, maintain a healthy body weight and keep track of children’s growth and development. Wolfram|Alpha computes various body measurement statistics, including height, weight and body mass index (BMI), taking into account factors such as gender and age.
Explore body characteristics, including body composition and organ properties, based on your height, weight, gender and age.
Estimate body surface area using height and body weight measurements.
Find your body mass index (BMI) based on your height and body weight and mark the result on a BMI map.
Assess the physical development of children using growth charts. Find weight or height distribution and growth percentiles based on your child’s gender and age.
Compute basal metabolic rate and energy expenditure based on your age, gender, height and body weight.