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Table 1 Weight status category and percentile range

From: Multiple risk factors affecting childhood psychosocial dysfunction in primary school Egyptian children

Weight status categoryPercentile range
UnderweightLess than the 5th percentile
Normal or healthy weight5th percentile to less than the 85th percentile
Overweight85th to less than the 95th percentile
ObeseEqual to or greater than the 95th percentile