Convert kg to lb - Conversion of Measurement Units

Convert kilogram to pound

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How many kg in 1 lb?
The answer is 0.45359237.
We assume you are converting between kilogram and pound.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 2.2046226218488 lb.
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Quick conversion chart of kg to lb

1 kg to lb = 2.20462 lb

5 kg to lb = 11.02311 lb

10 kg to lb = 22.04623 lb

15 kg to lb = 33.06934 lb

20 kg to lb = 44.09245 lb

25 kg to lb = 55.11557 lb

30 kg to lb = 66.13868 lb

40 kg to lb = 88.1849 lb

50 kg to lb = 110.23113 lb

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The kilogram or kilogramme, (symbol: kg) is the SI base unit of mass. A gram is defined as one thousandth of a kilogram. Conversion of units describes equivalent units of mass in other systems.

Definition: Pound

The pound (abbreviation: lb) is a unit of mass or weight in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. Its size can vary from system to system. The most commonly used pound today is the international avoirdupois pound. The international avoirdupois pound is equal to exactly 453.59237 grams. The definition of the international pound was agreed by the United States and countries of the Commonwealth of Nations in 1958. In the United Kingdom, the use of the international pound was implemented in the Weights and Measures Act 1963. An avoirdupois pound is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains.

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