Enter the total deer weight into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Deer Meat Yield. 

Deer Meat Yield Formula

DMY = DW * .40


  • DMY is the Deer Meat Yield (lbs)
  • DW (lbs) is the total deer weight

To calculate Deer Meat Yield, multiply the raw deer weight by .40.

How to Calculate Deer Meat Yield?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Deer Meat Yield.

  • First, determine the total deer weight. 
  • Next, gather the formula from above = DMY = DW * .40.
  • Finally, calculate the Deer Meat Yield.
  • After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem : 

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

total deer weight = 150