# Convert Pounds (lb) to Kilograms (kg)

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

### 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.

### 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)

### How to Convert Pound to Kilograms?

To convert Pound to Kilograms, simply divide the Pound value by 2.20462262185.

The formula used to calculate Pound to Kilograms -

m(lb) = m(kg) / 2.20462262185

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

### How many Kilograms in a Pound

In simple terms, 1 lb is equal to 0.45359237 kg.

The formula used is 1/2.20462262185 = 0.45359237(kg)

### How many Pounds in a Kilogram

1 Kilogram is equal to 2.20462262185 Pounds. So we can also say that there are 2.20462262185 Pounds in a Kilogram.

### Pound to Kilograms Conversion Table

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