Body Adiposity Index | Body Fat Percentage Calculator

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Here's one more calculator to measure your physical fitness. Body Adiposity Index (BAI), directly gives your body fat percentage. Fat percentage gives you a clear idea of your physical fitness, and helps plan your weight loss program better. BAI was recently published and provides a simple approach to measuring your body fat percentage. While the body mass index requires your body weight, BAI requires only your height and hip circumference.

To measure your hip circumference stand straight in relaxed posture and keep your feet as close together as possible. Use a measuring tape to measure the largest circumference around your hips.
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Fat Facts

  • WHO estimated in 2008 that more than 1.4 billion adults were overweight, and of these over 200 million men and nearly 300 million women were obese.
  • The quickest way to reduce body fat might simply be to increase your muscle mass.
  • Exercising a targeted portion of the body does not ensure that there is greater fat loss from that portion.
  • Sites for storage and consequently loss of fat are determined largely by gender and genetics.

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