kg to lbs | convert kilograms to pounds
How many pounds in a kilogram?
1 kilogram or 1000 grams equals 2.20 pounds
Kilograms to Pounds Converter
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To use this calculator, simply type the value in any box on the left or at
right. It accepts fractional values.
Definition of kilogram
The kilogram (kg) is the SI unit of mass. It is equal to the mass
of the international prototype of the kilogram. This prototype is a
platinum-iridium international prototype kept at the International Bureau
of Weights and Measures. One kg is approximately equal to 2.20462262184878
Definition of pound
One pound, the international avoirdupois pound, is legally defined
as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms.
Kilogram to lbs formula
To calculate a kilogram value to the corresponding value in pound, just
multiply the quantity in kilogram by
2.20462262184878 (the conversion factor).
Kilogram to pounds formulae
The factor 2.20462262184878 is the result of the division 1/0.45359237
(pound definition). So, a better formula is
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