BMI of a 180 cm, 61 kilogram person

What is the BMI of a man or woman who weighs 61 kilos and is 180 centimeters tall?
cm
kg
BMI = 18.83
Note: BMI is the same for men and women.

Am I Overweight?

Here are the BMI standards as set by the World Heath Organization:

BMICategory
< 18.5Underweight
18.5 - 25Healthy Weight
25 - 30Overweight
> 30Obese

In the United States, the average BMI for adults is 28.8.

BMI Formula

Metric
BMI = kg / m2

Imperial
BMI = (lbs * 0.45359237) / (inches * 0.0254)2

Simplified
BMI = 703 * lbs / inches2

Is BMI Worth Using?

Body Mass Index is a very simplistic method of determining whether a person is overweight. It does not taken into account a person's frame, gender, or muscularity. Furthermore, at least one study has suggested that slightly overweight people may live longer than people in the "normal" range.

Nevertheless, BMI is highly correlated with body fat % and is a decent enough yardstick of a healthy weight.

Body fat estimates for a person with a BMI of 18.83
These are rough estimates based on a formula, and do not reflect differences in muscularity, body types, etc...
Age Male Female
18 10.5% 21.3%
19 10.8% 21.6%
20 11.0% 21.8%
21 11.2% 22.0%
22 11.5% 22.3%
23 11.7% 22.5%
24 11.9% 22.7%
25 12.1% 22.9%
26 12.4% 23.2%
27 12.6% 23.4%
Age Male Female
28 12.8% 23.6%
29 13.1% 23.9%
30 13.3% 24.1%
31 13.5% 24.3%
32 13.8% 24.6%
33 14.0% 24.8%
34 14.2% 25.0%
35 14.4% 25.2%
36 14.7% 25.5%
37 14.9% 25.7%
Age Male Female
38 15.1% 25.9%
39 15.4% 26.2%
40 15.6% 26.4%
41 15.8% 26.6%
42 16.1% 26.9%
43 16.3% 27.1%
44 16.5% 27.3%
45 16.7% 27.5%
46 17.0% 27.8%
47 17.2% 28.0%
Age Male Female
48 17.4% 28.2%
49 17.7% 28.5%
50 17.9% 28.7%
51 18.1% 28.9%
52 18.4% 29.2%
53 18.6% 29.4%
54 18.8% 29.6%
55 19.0% 29.8%