# Kilograms to Pounds Converter

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## Conversion Table

 kilograms to pounds kg lb 1 kg 2.2046 lb 2 kg 4.4092 lb 3 kg 6.6139 lb 4 kg 8.8185 lb 5 kg 11.0231 lb 6 kg 13.2277 lb 7 kg 15.4324 lb 8 kg 17.637 lb 9 kg 19.8416 lb 10 kg 22.0462 lb 11 kg 24.2508 lb 12 kg 26.4555 lb 13 kg 28.6601 lb 14 kg 30.8647 lb 15 kg 33.0693 lb 16 kg 35.274 lb 17 kg 37.4786 lb 18 kg 39.6832 lb 19 kg 41.8878 lb 20 kg 44.0925 lb

## How to convert

1 kilogram (kg) = 2.204622622 pound (lb). Kilogram (kg) is a unit of Weight used in Metric system. Pound (lb) is a unit of Weight used in Standard system.

## Kilograms: A Unit of Weight

A kilogram is a unit of weight that measures how much force an object or substance exerts on a scale due to gravity. It is equal to the mass of the International Prototype of the Kilogram (IPK), a cylinder of platinum-iridium alloy stored at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures in France. One kilogram can also be written as kg or 1000 g.

## How to Convert Kilograms

To convert kilograms to other units of weight, we need to use conversion factors that relate the kilogram to the desired unit. For example, to convert kilograms to pounds, we need to know that one pound is equal to 0.45359237 kg. Therefore, one kilogram is equal to 2.2046226218 pounds.

Here are some common conversion factors for kilograms:

• 1 kg = 1000 g
• 1 kg = 2.2046226218 lb
• 1 kg = 35.27396195 oz
• 1 kg = 0.001 t
• 1 kg = 0.1574730444 st

To convert from other units of weight to kilograms, we need to use the inverse of these conversion factors. For example, to convert pounds to kilograms, we need to divide by 2.2046226218.

Kilograms also can be marked as kilogrammes in UK.

## Pounds: A Unit of Weight

A pound is a unit of weight that measures how much force an object or substance exerts on a scale due to gravity. It is equal to 0.45359237 kilograms, or 16 ounces, or 7000 grains. One pound can also be written as lb or lbs.

## How to Convert Pounds

To convert pounds to other units of weight, we need to use conversion factors that relate the pound to the desired unit. For example, to convert pounds to kilograms, we need to know that one kilogram is equal to 2.2046226218 pounds. Therefore, one pound is equal to 0.45359237 kilograms.

Here are some common conversion factors for pounds:

• 1 lb = 0.45359237 kg
• 1 lb = 16 oz
• 1 lb = 7000 gr
• 1 lb = 0.0005 t
• 1 lb = 0.0714285714 st

To convert from other units of weight to pounds, we need to use the inverse of these conversion factors. For example, to convert kilograms to pounds, we need to multiply by 2.2046226218.

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