Pediatric and Neonatal - Weight for Height Percentiles for Boys (77-121 cm tall)

CDC Weight for Height Percentiles for Boys (77-121 cm tall)

Z Score  
Decimal Precision:
Weight for Height Percentile Interpretation
Percentile < 5:Underweight
Percentile >= 5 and < 85:Healthy weight
Percentile >= 85 and < 95:At risk of overweight
Percentile >= 95:Overweight
  • These weight-for-stature standards are available as an alternative to BMI for assessment of over or undernutrition in children ages 2-5 years. However, health care providers should consider using the BMI-for-age charts to be consistent with current recommendations.
  • This calculator uses measured standing height for children ages 2 to 5 years, and is not valid for recumbent length.
Legal Notices and Disclaimer
All information contained in and produced by JoDrugs is provided for educational purposes only. This information should not be used for the diagnosis or treatment of any health problem or disease. THIS INFORMATION IS NOT INTENDED TO REPLACE CLINICAL JUDGMENT OR GUIDE INDIVIDUAL PATIENT CARE IN ANY MANNER. Click here for full notice and disclaimer.