Ohadike CO, Cheikh-Ismail L, Ohuma EO, Giuliani F, Bishop D, Kac G et al. Systematic review of the methodological quality of studies aimed at creating gestational weight gain charts. Adv Nutr 2016, 7(2):313-22. 

doi: 10.3945/an.115.010413

Cheikh Ismail L, Bishop DC, Pang R, Ohuma EO, Kac G, Abrams B et al. Gestational weight gain standards based on women enrolled in the Fetal Growth Longitudinal Study of the INTERGROWTH-21st Project: a prospective longitudinal cohort study. BMJ 2016, 352(i):555.

doi: 10.1136/bmj.i555

Tables & Graphs

Click here to download the entire Normal BMI package

 Gestational Weight Gain  Centiles Z-Scores (Standard Deviations)
Women with BMI between 18.50 and 24.99 kg/m2  (“Normal”) TableGraph Table-Graph
Women with BMI between 25.00 and 29.99 kg/m2 (“Overweight”) Under preparation Under Preparation

Tables and charts will also be made available in French, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish. 



Calculators & 



Excel-based Gestational Weight Gain Calculator 

Training & 

Study Protocol

INTERGROWTH-21st course on maternal, fetal and newborn growth monitoring - Module 2: Assessing maternal anthropometry and weight gain during pregnancy