Grams to Pounds & Ounces Conversion

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 500 grams to pounds using the formula above.
500 g = (500 × 0.002205) = 1.102311 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 equivalent 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.[1]

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 to Pound Conversion Table

Gram measurements converted to pounds and pounds & ounces values
Grams Pounds Pounds & Ounces
100 g 0.220462 lb 0 lb 3.5 oz
200 g 0.440925 lb 0 lb 7.1 oz
300 g 0.661387 lb 0 lb 10.6 oz
400 g 0.881849 lb 0 lb 14.1 oz
500 g 1.1023 lb 1 lb 1.6 oz
600 g 1.3228 lb 1 lb 5.2 oz
700 g 1.5432 lb 1 lb 8.7 oz
800 g 1.7637 lb 1 lb 12.2 oz
900 g 1.9842 lb 1 lb 15.7 oz
1,000 g 2.2046 lb 2 lb 3.3 oz
1,100 g 2.4251 lb 2 lb 6.8 oz
1,200 g 2.6455 lb 2 lb 10.3 oz
1,300 g 2.866 lb 2 lb 13.9 oz
1,400 g 3.0865 lb 3 lb 1.4 oz
1,500 g 3.3069 lb 3 lb 4.9 oz
1,600 g 3.5274 lb 3 lb 8.4 oz
1,700 g 3.7479 lb 3 lb 12 oz
1,800 g 3.9683 lb 3 lb 15.5 oz
1,900 g 4.1888 lb 4 lb 3 oz
2,000 g 4.4092 lb 4 lb 6.5 oz
2,100 g 4.6297 lb 4 lb 10.1 oz
2,200 g 4.8502 lb 4 lb 13.6 oz
2,300 g 5.0706 lb 5 lb 1.1 oz
2,400 g 5.2911 lb 5 lb 4.7 oz
2,500 g 5.5116 lb 5 lb 8.2 oz
2,600 g 5.732 lb 5 lb 11.7 oz
2,700 g 5.9525 lb 5 lb 15.2 oz
2,800 g 6.1729 lb 6 lb 2.8 oz
2,900 g 6.3934 lb 6 lb 6.3 oz
3,000 g 6.6139 lb 6 lb 9.8 oz
3,100 g 6.8343 lb 6 lb 13.3 oz
3,200 g 7.0548 lb 7 lb 0.9 oz
3,300 g 7.2753 lb 7 lb 4.4 oz
3,400 g 7.4957 lb 7 lb 7.9 oz
3,500 g 7.7162 lb 7 lb 11.5 oz
3,600 g 7.9366 lb 7 lb 15 oz
3,700 g 8.1571 lb 8 lb 2.5 oz
3,800 g 8.3776 lb 8 lb 6 oz
3,900 g 8.598 lb 8 lb 9.6 oz
4,000 g 8.8185 lb 8 lb 13.1 oz

References

  1. Encyclopædia Britannica, Avoirdupois weight, https://www.britannica.com/science/avoirdupois-weight