# 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)