Pounds to carats conversion factor is 2267.96185 (for troy weight it is 1866.208608). To find out how many carats in a pound, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter.

**1 Pound = 2267.96185 Carats**

**1 Troy Pound = 1866.208608 Carats**

**Pound** is a unit of mass in imperial and US customary systems. International avoirdupois pound is the most commonly used pound today and defined as 0.45359237 kilograms. Troy pound is rarely used. There are 16 ounces in a pound and 12 troy ounces in a troy pound. The abbreviations are "**lb**", "**lbs**".

**Carat** is a unit of mass and used to describe the weight of diamonds, gemstones, pearls. 1 grams equals to 5 carats and 1 ounce is 141.747616 carats. It is abbreviated as "**ct**".