Convert Kilograms (kg) to Pounds (lb)

Please provide the values below to convert from Kilogram (kg) to Pounds (lb) and vice versa.

What is a Kilogram?

The kilogram (also kilogramme) is the base unit of mass in the International System of Units (SI), the metric system, having the unit symbol kg.

The kilogram is a widely used measure in science, engineering, and commerce worldwide and is often simply called a kilo. It means one thousand grams (1 kg=1000 g)

What is a Pound?

The pound or pound-mass is a unit of mass used in British imperial and the United States customary systems of measurement.

A pound, unit of avoirdupois weight, equal to 16 ounces, 7,000 grains, or 0.45359237 kg

The Roman ancestor of the modern pound, the libra, is the source of the abbreviation lb.

How to Convert Kilogram to Pounds?

To convert Kilogram to Pounds, simply multiply the Kilogram value by 2.20462262185.

The formula used to calculate Kilogram to Pounds -

m(kg) = m(lb) * 2.20462262185

The mass m in Pounds (lb) is equal to the mass m in Kilograms (kg) multiplied by 2.20462262185.

How many Pounds in a Kilogram

In simple terms, 1 kg is equal to 2.20462262185 lb.

The formula used is 1*2.20462262185 = 2.20462262185(lb)

How many Kilograms in a Pound

1 Pound is equal to 0.45359237 Kilograms. So we can also say that there are 0.45359237 Kilograms in a Pound.

Kilogram to Pounds Conversion Table

Kilogram (kg)Pound (lb)
0.01 (kg)
0.02 (kg)
0.03 (kg)
0.04 (kg)
0.05 (kg)
1 (kg)
2 (kg)
3 (kg)
4 (kg)
5 (kg)
6 (kg)
7 (kg)
8 (kg)
9 (kg)
10 (kg)
20 (kg)
30 (kg)
40 (kg)
50 (kg)
60 (kg)
70 (kg)
80 (kg)
90 (kg)
100 (kg)
200 (kg)
300 (kg)
400 (kg)
500 (kg)
600 (kg)
700 (kg)
800 (kg)
900 (kg)
1000 (kg)
5000 (kg)
10000 (kg)