Weight units pounds to grams conversion factor is 453.59237 (For troy pounds, it is 373.2417216). To find out how many grams in a pound, simply multiply by the conversion factor or use the calculator below.
1 Pound = 453.59237 Grams
1 Troy Pound = 373.2417216 Grams
Pound is a unit of mass in imperial and U.S. customary systems. International avoirdupois pound is commonly used daily basis in united states, canada and britain and defined as 0.45359237 kilograms. Troy pound is rarely used for the measurement of precious metals, silver, gold etc. There are 16 ounces in avoirdupois and 12 troy ounces in a troy pound. The abbreviations are "lb", "lbs".
Gram is a metric system unit of mass. It is one thousandth of kilogram which is the metric system base unit. The abbreviation is "g".