Convert Grams to Pounds & Ounces

Enter the weight in grams below to get the value converted to pounds.

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1 g = 0.002205 lb
1 g = 0 lbs 0.03528 oz
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How to Convert Grams to Pounds

Scales are used to measure weight

To convert a gram measurement to a pound measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One gram is equal to 0.002205 pounds, so use this simple formula to convert:

pounds = grams × 0.002205

The weight in pounds is equal to the grams multiplied by 0.002205.

For example, here's how to convert 5 grams to pounds using the formula above.
5 g = (5 × 0.002205) = 0.011023 lb

Grams and pounds are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Grams

A gram is the mass/weight equal to 1/1,000 of a kilogram, and is roughly equal to the mass of one cubic centimeter of water.

The gram, or gramme, is an SI unit of weight in the metric system. Grams can be abbreviated as g, for example 1 gram can be written as 1 g.

Pounds

One pound is defined as a unit of mass/weight equal to 16 ounces, or 0.45359237 kilograms. One pound is equal to 7,000 grains in the avoirdupois or apothecaries' systems.

The pound is a US customary and imperial unit of weight. A pound is sometimes also referred to as a common ounce. Pounds can be abbreviated as lb, and are also sometimes abbreviated as lbs, lbm, or #. For example, 1 pound can be written as 1 lb, 1 lbs, 1 lbm, or 1 #.

Gram Measurements and Equivalent Pound Conversions

Common gram values converted to the equivalent pound value
Grams Pounds
1 g 0.002205 lb
2 g 0.004409 lb
3 g 0.006614 lb
4 g 0.008818 lb
5 g 0.011023 lb
6 g 0.013228 lb
7 g 0.015432 lb
8 g 0.017637 lb
9 g 0.019842 lb
10 g 0.022046 lb
11 g 0.024251 lb
12 g 0.026455 lb
13 g 0.02866 lb
14 g 0.030865 lb
15 g 0.033069 lb
16 g 0.035274 lb
17 g 0.037479 lb
18 g 0.039683 lb
19 g 0.041888 lb
20 g 0.044092 lb
21 g 0.046297 lb
22 g 0.048502 lb
23 g 0.050706 lb
24 g 0.052911 lb
25 g 0.055116 lb
26 g 0.05732 lb
27 g 0.059525 lb
28 g 0.061729 lb
29 g 0.063934 lb
30 g 0.066139 lb
31 g 0.068343 lb
32 g 0.070548 lb
33 g 0.072753 lb
34 g 0.074957 lb
35 g 0.077162 lb
36 g 0.079366 lb
37 g 0.081571 lb
38 g 0.083776 lb
39 g 0.08598 lb
40 g 0.088185 lb

More Gram Weight Conversions

US Customary & Imperial Units
Convert to Tons
1 g is equal to 1.1023E-6 tons
Convert to Ounces
1 g is equal to 0.035274 ounces
SI Units
Convert to Metric Tons
1 g is equal to 1.0E-6 metric tons
Convert to Kilograms
1 g is equal to 0.001 kilograms
Convert to Milligrams
1 g is equal to 1,000 milligrams
Other Units
Convert to Long Tons
1 g is equal to 9.8421E-7 long tons
Convert to Carats
1 g is equal to 5 carats