# Convert Pounds to Carats

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

**Results in Carats:**

## How to Convert Pounds to Carats

To convert a pound measurement to a carat measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One pound is equal to 2,267.96185 carats, so use this simple formula to convert:

The weight in carats is equal to the pounds multiplied by 2,267.96185.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 pounds to carats using the formula above.

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

## 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*, *lb _{m}*, or

*#*. For example, 1 pound can be written as 1 lb, 1 lbs, 1 lb

_{m}, or 1 #.

## Carats

The carat is a unit of mass/weight equal to 200 milligrams.

A carat is sometimes also referred to as a metric carat. Carats can be abbreviated as *ct*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *CD*. For example, 1 carat can be written as 1 ct or 1 CD.

## Pound Measurements and Equivalent Carat Conversions

Pounds | Carats |
---|---|

1 lb | 2,268 ct |

2 lb | 4,536 ct |

3 lb | 6,804 ct |

4 lb | 9,072 ct |

5 lb | 11,340 ct |

6 lb | 13,608 ct |

7 lb | 15,876 ct |

8 lb | 18,144 ct |

9 lb | 20,412 ct |

10 lb | 22,680 ct |

11 lb | 24,948 ct |

12 lb | 27,216 ct |

13 lb | 29,484 ct |

14 lb | 31,751 ct |

15 lb | 34,019 ct |

16 lb | 36,287 ct |

17 lb | 38,555 ct |

18 lb | 40,823 ct |

19 lb | 43,091 ct |

20 lb | 45,359 ct |

21 lb | 47,627 ct |

22 lb | 49,895 ct |

23 lb | 52,163 ct |

24 lb | 54,431 ct |

25 lb | 56,699 ct |

26 lb | 58,967 ct |

27 lb | 61,235 ct |

28 lb | 63,503 ct |

29 lb | 65,771 ct |

30 lb | 68,039 ct |

31 lb | 70,307 ct |

32 lb | 72,575 ct |

33 lb | 74,843 ct |

34 lb | 77,111 ct |

35 lb | 79,379 ct |

36 lb | 81,647 ct |

37 lb | 83,915 ct |

38 lb | 86,183 ct |

39 lb | 88,451 ct |

40 lb | 90,718 ct |

## More Pound Weight Conversions

**US Customary & Imperial Units**

- Convert to Tons
- 1 lb is equal to 0.0005 tons
- Convert to Ounces
- 1 lb is equal to 16 ounces

**SI Units**

- Convert to Metric Tons
- 1 lb is equal to 0.000454 metric tons
- Convert to Kilograms
- 1 lb is equal to 0.453592 kilograms
- Convert to Grams
- 1 lb is equal to 453.59237 grams
- Convert to Milligrams
- 1 lb is equal to 453,592.4 milligrams

**Other Units**

- Convert to Long Tons
- 1 lb is equal to 0.000446 long tons