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Convert Pounds to Kilograms

Convert from pounds to kilograms with this simple formula:
kilograms = pounds × 0.453592
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1 Pound = 0.453592 Kilograms

Learn How to Convert Pounds to Kilograms Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a pound weight measurement to a kilogram measurement involves multiplying your weight by the conversion ratio to find the result. A pound is equal to 0.453592 kilograms, so to convert simply multiply by 0.453592.

For example, 5lb = (5 × 0.453592) = 2.267962kg.

Pounds and kilograms are both units used to measure weight. Learn more about weight and find more weight measurement conversion calculators. A pound is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as lb, for example 1lb. A kilogram is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as kg, for example 1kg. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

pounds and kilograms are units used to measure weight
Convert Kilograms to Pounds

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1lb is equal to 16 ounces
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1lb is equal to 0.000454 metric tons
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1lb is equal to 453.59237 grams
Convert to Milligrams Weight
1lb is equal to 453,592 milligrams
Convert to Carats Weight
1lb is equal to 2,268 carats

Pound Measurements and Equivalent Kilogram Conversions

Common pound values converted to the equivalent kilogram value
Pounds Kilograms Pounds Kilograms Pounds Kilograms
1 0.453592 21 9.5254 41 18.6
2 0.907185 22 9.979 42 19.05
3 1.3608 23 10.43 43 19.5
4 1.8144 24 10.89 44 19.96
5 2.268 25 11.34 45 20.41
6 2.7216 26 11.79 46 20.87
7 3.1751 27 12.25 47 21.32
8 3.6287 28 12.7 48 21.77
9 4.0823 29 13.15 49 22.23
10 4.5359 30 13.61 50 22.68
11 4.9895 31 14.06 51 23.13
12 5.4431 32 14.51 52 23.59
13 5.8967 33 14.97 53 24.04
14 6.3503 34 15.42 54 24.49
15 6.8039 35 15.88 55 24.95
16 7.2575 36 16.33 56 25.4
17 7.7111 37 16.78 57 25.85
18 8.1647 38 17.24 58 26.31
19 8.6183 39 17.69 59 26.76
20 9.0718 40 18.14 60 27.22