# ››Convert kip/square foot to pound/square inch [absolute]

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How many kip/square foot in 1 pounds per square inch? The answer is 0.144.
We assume you are converting between kip/square foot and pound/square inch [absolute].
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The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 2.0885434273039E-5 kip/square foot, or 0.00014503773800722 pounds per square inch.
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# ››Definition: Pound/square inch

Pounds per square inch absolute (psia) is used to make it clear that the pressure is relative to a vacuum rather than the ambient atmospheric pressure. Since atmospheric pressure at sea level is around 14.7 psi, this will be added to any pressure reading made in air at sea level.

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