Kilogram to Pound calculator (kg to lb)

Convert kilograms to pounds (kg to lb) by typing the amount of kilograms in the input field below and then clicking in the "Convert" button. If you want to convert from pounds to kilograms, you can use our pound to kilogram converter.


Formula used to convert kg to lb:

F(x) = x * 2.2046226218

For example, if you want to convert 1 kg to lb, just replace x by 1 [kg]:

1 kg = 1 * 2.2046226218 = 2.2046226218 lb


  1. Multiply the amount of kilograms by 2.2046226218.
  2. The result will be expressed in pounds.

Kilogram to Pound Conversion Table

The following table will show the most common conversions for Kilograms (kg) to Pounds (lb):

Kilograms (kg) Pounds (lb)
0.001 kg 0.0022046226218 lb
0.01 kg 0.022046226218000002 lb
0.1 kg 0.22046226218 lb
1 kg 2.2046226218 lb
2 kg 4.4092452436 lb
3 kg 6.6138678654 lb
4 kg 8.8184904872 lb
5 kg 11.023113109 lb
6 kg 13.2277357308 lb
7 kg 15.4323583526 lb
8 kg 17.6369809744 lb
9 kg 19.8416035962 lb
10 kg 22.046226218 lb
20 kg 44.092452436 lb
30 kg 66.138678654 lb
40 kg 88.184904872 lb
50 kg 110.23113109 lb
60 kg 132.277357308 lb
70 kg 154.323583526 lb
80 kg 176.369809744 lb
90 kg 198.416035962 lb
100 kg 220.46226218 lb

About the converter

How many pounds are in a kilogram? 1 kilogram [kg] is equal to 2.2046226218 pounds [lb].

Note that this is a high-precision kg to lb calculator, but rounding errors may occur (in a very small percentage of the cases).

Convert kilograms to pounds (kg to lb) by pasting or typing the amount of kilograms in the kilograms input. Check the formula section to manually convert kg to lb.

About Kilograms (kg)

A kilogram is a widely used unit of weight, defined on the International System of Units (SI). One kilogram is equal to 1000 grams. The symbol used to represent kilograms is kg.

The kilogram is used to measure almost everything, from food, materials such as wood, your weight, among others.

About Pounds (lb)

The pound or pound-mass is a unit of mass. The most common definition today of a pound is the international avoirdupois pound, which is defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms. The symbol used to express pounds is lb.

An avoirdupois pound (traditional pound) is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains. The conversion factor between the kilogram and the international pound was therefore chosen to be divisible by 7.

FAQs for Kilogram to Pound converter calculator

What is Kilogram to Pound converter calculator?

Kilogram to Pound converter is a free and online calculator that converts Kilograms to Pounds.

How do I use Kilogram to Pound converter?

  1. Either copy and paste or type the amount of kilograms to convert in the kilograms input.
  2. Click on the Convert button.
  3. It will convert kilograms into pounds and output it in the pounds input.

Which browsers are supported?

All mayor web browsers are supported, including Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

Which devices does Kilogram to Pound converter work on?

Kilogram to Pound converter calculator works in any device that supports any of the browsers mentioned before. It can be a smartphone, desktop computer, notebook, tablet, etc.