stability; assumed average weight per person
(46 CFR 170.090(g))
Information regarding the Assumed Average Weight Per Person is coordinated by the Naval Architecture Division (CG-ENG-2).
On December 1, 2011, the Assumed Average Weight Per Person (AAWPP) of 185 pounds became effective. As of 2016, a change to the AAWPP is not supported by data contained in the most recently published Vital and Health Statistics report (2016) when used to obtain an AAWPP update per 46 CFR 170.090(e). Documents associated with the AAWPP and the basis for its determination can be accessed below. These include: