Average Men's Height and Weight Chart


You are here because you probably want to know the average male height and weight. We provide two very useful height and weight charts for you. One is the average male height by country and the other is the ideal body weight for men chart. Both height and weight charts are in the US and metric systems.

Average Male Height by Country

According to the chart below the tallest men on average are from the Netherlands, standing at 6ft (1.83m) tall. The shortest men are from Indonesia, standing at 5ft 2in (1.58m). You can sort the average height of each country in ascending or descending order by clicking on the heading of any of the columns or use the search form to search any country or height.


Country Continent Height (m) Height (ft)
Albania Europe 1.740 5' 8.5"
Algeria Africa 1.722 5' 7.75"
Argentina South America 1.745 5' 8.5"
Australia Oceania 1.756 5' 9"
Austria Europe 1.792 5'10.5"
Azerbaijan Asia 1.718 5' 7.75"
Bahrain Asia 1.651 5' 5"
Belgium Europe 1.786 5'10.25"
Bolivia South America 1.600 5' 3"
Brazil South America 1.731 5' 8.25"
Bosnia & Herzegovina Europe 1.839 6' 0.5"
Bulgaria Europe 1.752 5' 9"
Cambodia Asia 1.625 5' 4"
Cameroon Africa 1.706 5' 7.25"
Canada North America 1.751 5' 9"
Chile South America 1.710 5' 7.25"
China Asia 1.670 5' 5.75"
Colombia South America 1.706 5' 7"
Croatia Europe 1.805 5'11"
Cuba North America 1.680 5' 6.25"
Czech Republic Europe 1.803 5'11"
Denmark Europe 1.826 6' 0"
Ecuador South America 1.635 5' 4.25"
Egypt Africa 1.703 5' 7"
Estonia Europe 1.791 5'10.5"
Finland Europe 1.789 5'10.5"
France Europe 1.756 5' 9.25"
Gambia Africa 1.680 5' 6.25"
Germany Europe 1.810 5'11.25"
Ghana Africa 1.695 5' 6.75"
Greece Europe 1.783 5'10.25"
Hong Kong Asia 1.734 5' 8.5"
Hungary Europe 1.765 5' 9.5"
Iceland Europe 1.810 5'11.5"
India Asia 1.647 5' 4.75"
Indonesia Asia 1.580 5' 2.25"
Iran Asia 1.703 5' 7"
Iraq Asia 1.654 5' 5"
Ireland Europe 1.775 5'10"
Israel Asia 1.770 5' 9.75"
Italy Europe 1.765 5' 9.5"
Ivory Coast Africa 1.701 5' 7"
Jamaica North America 1.718 5' 7.75"
Japan Asia 1.707 5' 7.25"
Kazakhstan Asia 1.690 5' 6.5"
Lebanon Asia 1.760 5' 9.25"
Libya Africa 1.713 5' 7.5"
Lithuania Europe 1.772 5' 9.75"
Luxembourg Europe 1.799 5'10.75"
Malawi Africa 1.660 5' 5.25"
Malaysia Asia 1.663 5' 5.5"
Mali Africa 1.713 5' 7.5"
Malta Europe 1.699 5' 7"
Mauritamia Africa 1.720 5' 7.75"
Mexico North America 1.670 5' 5.75"
Mongolia Asia 1.684 5' 6.25"
Montenegro Europe 1.832 6' 0"
Morocco Africa 1.727 5' 8"
Nepal Asia 1.630 5' 4.25"
Netherlands Europe 1.838 6' 0.5"
New Zealand Oceania 1.770 5' 9.75"
Nigeria Africa 1.638 5' 4.5"
Korea, North Asia 1.656 5' 5.25"
Norway Europe 1.824 5'11.75"
Pakistan Asia 1.693 5' 6.75"
Panama North America 1.650 5' 5"
Paraguay South America 1.690 5' 6.5"
Peru South America 1.640 5' 4.5"
Philippines Asia 1.619 5' 3.75"
Poland Europe 1.787 5'10.5"
Portugal Europe 1.737 5' 8.5"
Qatar Asia 1.708 5' 7"
Romania Europe 1.720 5' 7.5"
Russia Asia 1.772 5'10"
Saudi Arabia Asia 1.689 5' 6.5"
Senegal Africa 1.750 5' 9"
Serbia Europe 1.820 5'11.5"
Singapore Asia 1.706 5' 7.25"
Slovakia Europe 1.794 5'10.75"
Slovenia Europe 1.803 5'11"
South Africa Africa 1.680 5' 6"
Korea, South Asia 1.735 5' 8.5"
Spain Europe 1.780 5'10"
Sri Lanka Asia 1.636 5' 4.5"
Sweden Europe 1.779 5'10"
Switzerland Europe 1.754 5' 9"
Syria Asia 1.730 5' 8"
Taiwan Asia 1.714 5' 7.5"
Thailand Asia 1.703 5' 7"
Tonga Oceania 1.761 5' 9.5"
Tunisia Africa 1.723 5' 7.75"
Turkey Euro/Asia 1.740 5' 8.5"
Turkministan Asia 1.720 5' 7.75"
UAE Asia 1.734 5' 8.25"
Ukraine Europe 1.765 5' 9.5"
United Kingdom Europe 1.770 5' 9.75"
United States North America 1.763 5' 9.5"
Uruguay South America 1.700 5' 7"
Uzbekistan Asia 1.754 5' 9"
Venezuela South America 1.690 5' 6.5"
Vietnam Asia 1.621 5' 3.75"


Height and Weight Chart (U.S. System)

This height and weight chart below is intendeded for adult men over 18 years of age. This chart gives you a rough idea what your weight should be according to your height. It especially helps you get an idea whether you are underweight or overweight. It is important to be within the correct weight range. Being underweight can damage your health just as being overweight.

If your weight is above the normal range according to the graph, you should try to bring your weight within normal range to avoid health problems. The same goes if your weight falls below the range for your height. Always consult with your doctor when trying increase or lose weight. The chart below shows the height in feet and the weight in pounds.


Height (ft.) Weight for Small Frame Weight for Medium Frame Weight for Large Frame
5' 2" 128 — 134 (lbs.) 131 — 141 (lbs.) 138 — 150 (lbs.)
5' 3" 130 — 136 (lbs.) 133 — 143 (lbs.) 140 — 153 (lbs.)
5' 4" 132 — 138 (lbs.) 135 — 145 (lbs.) 142 — 156 (lbs.)
5' 5" 134 — 140 (lbs.) 137 — 148 (lbs.) 144 — 160 (lbs.)
5' 6" 136 — 142 (lbs.) 139 — 151 (lbs.) 146 — 164 (lbs.)
5' 7" 138 — 145 (lbs.) 142 — 154 (lbs.) 149 — 168 (lbs.)
5' 8" 140 — 148 (lbs.) 145 — 157 (lbs.) 152 — 172 (lbs.)
5' 9" 142 — 151 (lbs.) 151 — 163 (lbs.) 155 — 176 (lbs.)
5'10" 144 — 154 (lbs.) 151 — 163 (lbs.) 158 — 180 (lbs.)
5'11" 146 — 157 (lbs.) 154 — 166 (lbs.) 161 — 184 (lbs.)
6' 0" 149 — 160 (lbs.) 157 — 170 (lbs.) 164 — 188 (lbs.)
6' 1" 152 — 164 (lbs.) 160 — 174 (lbs.) 168 — 192 (lbs.)
6' 2" 155 — 168 (lbs.) 165 — 178 (lbs.) 172 — 197 (lbs.)
6' 3" 158 — 172 (lbs.) 167 — 182 (lbs.) 176 — 202 (lbs.)
6' 4" 162 — 176 (lbs.) 171 — 187 (lbs.) 181 — 207 (lbs.)


Height and Weight Chart (Metric System)

This height and weight chart is for adult men over 18 years of age. This chart gives you a rough idea what your weight should be according to your height. It especially helps you get an idea whether you are underweight or overweight. It is important to be within the correct weight range. Being underweight can damage your health just as being overweight. The chart below shows the height in meters and the weight in kilograms..


Height Weight for Small Frame Weight for Medium Frame Weight for Large Frame
1.57m. 58 — 61 (kgs.) 59 — 64 (kgs.) 62 — 68 (kgs.)
1.60m. 59 — 62 (kgs.) 60 — 65 (kgs.) 63 — 69 (kgs.)
1.63m. 60 — 63 (kgs.) 61 — 66 (kgs.) 64 — 71 (kgs.)
1.65m. 61 — 64 (kgs.) 62 — 67 (kgs.) 65 — 72 (kgs.)
1.68m. 62 — 64 (kgs.) 63 — 68 (kgs.) 66 — 74 (kgs.)
1.70m. 63 — 66 (kgs.) 64 — 70 (kgs.) 68 — 76 (kgs.)
1.73m. 64 — 67 (kgs.) 66 — 71 (kgs.) 69 — 78 (kgs.)
1.75m. 64 — 68 (kgs.) 68 — 74 (kgs.) 70 — 80 (kgs.)
1.78m. 65 — 70 (kgs.) 69 — 75 (kgs.) 72 — 82 (kgs.)
1.80m. 66 — 71 (kgs.) 69 — 75 (kgs.) 73 — 83 (kgs.)
1.83m. 68 — 73 (kgs.) 71 — 77 (kgs.) 74 — 85 (kgs.)
1.85m. 69 — 74 (kgs.) 72 — 79 (kgs.) 76 — 87 (kgs.)
1.88m. 70 — 76 (kgs.) 75 — 81 (kgs.) 78 — 89 (kgs.)
1.91m. 72 — 78 (kgs.) 76 — 83 (kgs.) 80 — 92 (kgs.)
1.93m. 73 — 80 (kgs.) 78 — 85 (kgs.) 82 — 94 (kgs.)
1.96m. 75 — 82 (kgs.) 78 — 87 (kgs.) 84 — 96 (kgs.)

Statistics related to weight in the United States

The data represented here is for: Normal weigth (together with underweight), overweight, obesity and extreme obesity.

31.2%
31%

31.2% of people in the United States are normal weight or underweight

33.1%

33.1% of people in the U.S. are Overweight

35.7%

35.7% of people in the U.S. are obese

6.3%

6.3% of people in the U.S. are extremely obese

What is the difference between overweight and obesity?

Overweight refers to an excess amount of body weight that normally come from muscles, bone, fat, and also water or fluid retention. On the other hand, obesity refers to an excess amount of body fat.

Average male height and weight