Each individual is different when it comes how many calories you need each day to lose, maintain or increase weight. Based on your height, weight and activity level the Energy Calculator can estimate this for you.
Activity Level CalculationsINACTIVE: You participate in no regular exercise or physical activity.
LIGHT: You participate in no regular physical activity, however incorporate 3-4 hours of walking or standing per day as part of your normal daily life activities.
MODERATE: You participate in occasional physical activity such as jogging, swimming, or bike riding during the week and some recreational fitness activity such as golf or tennis on the weekend.
HEAVY: You participate regularly in recreational and fitness activity at least 3-4 times per week for 30-60 minutes per session.
VIGOROUS: You participate regularly in fitness activity for 60 or more minutes at least 4 times a week.
EXERCISE TO GAIN WEIGHT: For those who are underweight.