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What is the weight/height of your 12 year old ?

(10 Posts)
JennyFromTheNorthEast Thu 09-Jul-15 13:15:59

I'm just looking for a bit of comparison. I'd also be interested if anyone can say what is 'average' for that age, Mine is 4ft8 and weighs 7st 8lbs.

Mumrose Thu 09-Jul-15 13:21:05

My DS is 5.3 and weighs 48 kgs

Mumrose Thu 09-Jul-15 13:22:44

Forgot to add he is 12

PullUpsAreTricky Thu 09-Jul-15 13:31:12

that seems heavy. my very nearly 11 ds is 151cm ( v nearly 5ft) is 43kg which is 6st 7

titchy Thu 09-Jul-15 13:37:58

Have you looked at child bmi calculators? He is very overweight... Mine's about the same weight but 5ft4 and average build.

JennyFromTheNorthEast Thu 09-Jul-15 14:34:52

I know he's overweight, that much is obvious from his appearance, but I didn't think he was 'very overweight'

titchy Thu 09-Jul-15 15:02:50

Well a 12 year old boy who is 4ft 8 tall and 5 stone 10 lbs is around the 50th centile - so 50% of boys the same age and height are heavier, and 50% are lighter, so I guess that would suggest he was about two stone overweight.

JennyFromTheNorthEast Thu 09-Jul-15 16:30:39

I never realised he was that overweight

gymboywalton Thu 09-Jul-15 16:35:42

if you type it in to a bmi calculator it puts him on the 98th centile for weight and says he is 'very overweight'

my son will be 12 in august. he is about 5' 4" and 7 stone 11

LemonBreeland Thu 09-Jul-15 16:38:07

My DS is almost 12 (Aug) and is 4ft 11 am weighs 5st 10

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