How Many Pounds In a Kilogram (kg)?

Kilograms to Pounds Conversion

To find out how many pounds in "x" kilograms, enter a kilogram value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

How many pounds are there in a kilogram (kg)?

There are 2.20462 pounds in a kilogram (about 2.2 lbs in 1 kg) because 1 kilogram is defined as the mass of one liter of water and the same amount of water equals to 2.20462 pounds.

How to convert from kilograms (kg) to pounds (lbs)?

To convert kilograms to pounds, multiply the number of kilograms "x" by 2.2.

For example, to find out how many pounds (lbs) there are in a kilogram and a half, multiply 1.5 by 2.2, that makes 3.3 lbs in 1.5 kilograms.

If you would like to convert from pounds to kilograms and also get more information please check lbs to kg page to find out how many kilos in "x" pounds.

You may also use this weight and mass units conversion tool to convert between all weight & mass units.

What is a kilogram (kg)?

Kilogram (kg) is a metric system mass unit. 1 kilogram equals to 2.20462 pounds, 35.274 pounds or 1000 grams. The abbreviation is "kg".

What is a pound (lb)?

Pound (lb) is an imperial system mass unit. After US customary system is adopted, it remained the same. The pound dates back to the Roman empire and at that time it was called "libra" (that's where the "lb" abbreviation comes from). After the metric system, 1 pound is defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilogram. The abbreviation is "lb".

The list for your reference:

1 Kilogram = 2.20462 Pounds

1/8 kg = 0.275 lb
1/4 kg = 0.55 lb
1/2 kg = 1.1 lb
1 kg = 2.2 lbs
3/2 kg = 3.3 lbs
2 kg = 4.4 lbs
5/2 kg = 5.5 lbs

To find out how many pounds there are in "x" kilograms for all conversion values please check the table below. If the kilograms to pounds conversion value that you are looking for is not listed in the conversion table, you may also create your own custom conversion table.


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Kilograms to Pounds Conversion Table

1 kg2.2 lb26 kg57.32 lbs51 kg112.44 lbs76 kg167.55 lbs
2 kg4.41 lbs27 kg59.52 lbs52 kg114.64 lbs77 kg169.76 lbs
3 kg6.61 lbs28 kg61.73 lbs53 kg116.84 lbs78 kg171.96 lbs
4 kg8.82 lbs29 kg63.93 lbs54 kg119.05 lbs79 kg174.17 lbs
5 kg11.02 lbs30 kg66.14 lbs55 kg121.25 lbs80 kg176.37 lbs
6 kg13.23 lbs31 kg68.34 lbs56 kg123.46 lbs81 kg178.57 lbs
7 kg15.43 lbs32 kg70.55 lbs57 kg125.66 lbs82 kg180.78 lbs
8 kg17.64 lbs33 kg72.75 lbs58 kg127.87 lbs83 kg182.98 lbs
9 kg19.84 lbs34 kg74.96 lbs59 kg130.07 lbs84 kg185.19 lbs
10 kg22.05 lbs35 kg77.16 lbs60 kg132.28 lbs85 kg187.39 lbs
11 kg24.25 lbs36 kg79.37 lbs61 kg134.48 lbs86 kg189.6 lbs
12 kg26.46 lbs37 kg81.57 lbs62 kg136.69 lbs87 kg191.8 lbs
13 kg28.66 lbs38 kg83.78 lbs63 kg138.89 lbs88 kg194.01 lbs
14 kg30.86 lbs39 kg85.98 lbs64 kg141.1 lbs89 kg196.21 lbs
15 kg33.07 lbs40 kg88.18 lbs65 kg143.3 lbs90 kg198.42 lbs
16 kg35.27 lbs41 kg90.39 lbs66 kg145.51 lbs100 kg220.46 lbs
17 kg37.48 lbs42 kg92.59 lbs67 kg147.71 lbs125 kg275.58 lbs
18 kg39.68 lbs43 kg94.8 lbs68 kg149.91 lbs150 kg330.69 lbs
19 kg41.89 lbs44 kg97 lbs69 kg152.12 lbs175 kg385.81 lbs
20 kg44.09 lbs45 kg99.21 lbs70 kg154.32 lbs200 kg440.92 lbs
21 kg46.3 lbs46 kg101.41 lbs71 kg156.53 lbs250 kg551.16 lbs
22 kg48.5 lbs47 kg103.62 lbs72 kg158.73 lbs300 kg661.39 lbs
23 kg50.71 lbs48 kg105.82 lbs73 kg160.94 lbs500 kg1102.31 lbs
24 kg52.91 lbs49 kg108.03 lbs74 kg163.14 lbs750 kg1653.47 lbs
25 kg55.12 lbs50 kg110.23 lbs75 kg165.35 lbs1000 kg2204.62 lbs