Java Program to Accept the Height of a Person and Categorize as Taller, Dwarf & Average

This is a Java Program to Accept the Height of a Person & Categorize as Taller, Dwarf & Average.

Enter any integer number as input. After that we match that input against different cases. If the input matches against any of the given cases then we generate the desired output.

Here is the source code of the Java Program to Accept the Height of a Person & Categorize as Taller, Dwarf & Average. The Java program is successfully compiled and run on a Windows system. The program output is also shown below.

  1. import java.util.Scanner;
  2. public class Height_Category 
  3. {
  4.     public static void main(String args[])
  5.     {
  6.         int m;
  7.         Scanner s = new Scanner(;
  8.         System.out.print("Enter the height:");
  9.         m = s.nextInt();
  10.         if(m > 175)
  11.         {
  12.             System.out.println("The person is tall.");
  13.         }
  14.         else if(m > 155 && m <= 175)
  15.         {
  16.             System.out.println("The person has average height.");
  17.         }
  18.         else
  19.         {
  20.             System.out.println("The person is dwarf.");
  21.         }
  22.     }
  23. }


$ javac
$ java Height_Category
Enter the height:175
The person has average height.

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