The classification of body weight for babies and children up to 5 years of age is carried out according to the average values determined by the WHO. The entered weight is classified according to age and gender in deviation ranges from the mean value. Three ranges of deviation are distinguished: σ, 2σ and 3σ. The following applies to the ranges:
In the ±σ range 68.27% of all children in this age group are
In the ±2σ range, 95.45% of all children in this age group are
In the ±3σ range, 99.73% of all children in this age group are
Weight up to 5 years
The diagram shows the course of weight for infants and toddlers up to 5 years of age. The star in the diagram indicates the entered value. The colored areas indicate the σranges.
Table values for the weight
Here are listed the values for the body weight in the range of the entered data and for the corresponding gender.