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Table 3 Obesity classified by BF

From: Fuzzy obesity index (MAFOI) for obesity evaluation and bariatric surgery indication

BF (%) Women Men
ADEQUATE <25% <15%
LIGHT 25 - 30% 15 - 20%
MODERATE 30 - 35% 20 - 25%
HIGH 35 - 40% 25 - 30%
MORBID >40% >30%
  1. Guideline for the classification of obesity in adults. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (Modified).