**Full name:** pound [metric]

**Category type:** weight

**Scale factor:** 0.5

The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
The SI derived unit for weight or force is the newton.

1 kilogram is equal to 2 pound [metric].

Valid units must be of the **weight** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

pound [metric] to megagram

pound [metric] to qian [China]

pound [metric] to carat [international]

pound [metric] to tahil [China]

pound [metric] to picogram

pound [metric] to unze [Germany]

pound [metric] to sack [UK, wool]

pound [metric] to hundredweight [long, UK]

pound [metric] to ounce-force

pound [metric] to ounce [troy]