Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Cara | 2010/09/02

Q.

Weight

What is the average weight for a 20mth baby? An what is considered to be underweight?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You have not mentioned whether for a boy or girl as there is a difference. The average weight for a 20 month boy is 11.4kg and for girls 10.8kg. Weights below 10.5kg for boys and 9.9kg for girls would be considered to be underweight.

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