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U.S. Army Weight Charts for
Initial Accession (Joining Up)

Females
Height (Inches) Minimum weight (any Age) Age 17-20 Age 21-27 Age 28-39 Age 40+
58 90 112 115 119 122
59 92 116 119 123 126
60 94 120 123 127 130
61 96 124 127 131 135
62 98 129 132 137 139
63 100 133 137 141 144
64 102 137 141 145 148
65 104 141 145 149 153
66 106 146 150 154 158
67 109 149 154 159 162
68 112 154 159 164 167
69 115 158 163 168 172
70 118 163 168 173 177
71 122 167 172 177 182
72 125 172 177 183 188
73 128 177 182 188 193
74 130 183 189 194 198
75 133 188 194 200 204
76 136 194 200 206 209
77 139 199 205 211 215
78 141 204 210 216 220
79 144 209 215 222 226
80 147 214 220 227 232

Notes:

1. If a female exceeds these weights, percent body fat will be measured per the method described in Army Regulation 600–9.

2. If a female also exceeds this body fat, she will be rejected for service:

Age 17-20 - 30%
Age 21-27 - 32%
Age 28-39 - 34%
Age 40+ - 36%

Derived from Army Regulation 40-501

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