# 1 kg to stones and pounds

Convert kilos and stones to pounds. Kg to stones and lbs convertion.

### Kilograms to stones and pounds converter

 kilogram (kg) gram (g) or Stones (st) Pounds (lb) +

To use this calculator, simply type the value in any box at left or at right. It accepts fractional values.

Using this converter you can get answers to questions like:

• How many st an lb are in 1 kilogram?
• 1 kilogram is equal to how many stones and pounds?
• How to convert kilograms to stones and pounds?

## 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 2.2046226218487757 pounds.

## Definition of pound

One pound, the international avoirdupois pound, is legally defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms.

## Kilogram to pounds formula and conversion factor

To calculate a kilogram value to the corresponding value in pound, just multiply the quantity in kilogram by 2.2046226218487757 (the conversion factor).

### Kilogram to pounds formulae

Pounds = kilograms * 2.2046226218487757

The factor2.2046226218487757 is the result from the division 1/0.45359237 (pound definition). So, a better formula is

Pounds = kilograms / 0.45359237

## Kilogram to stones formula and conversion factor

The stone or stone weight (abbreviation: st.) is an English unit of mass now equal to 14 pounds or 6.35029318 kg. So, according to this deffinition, to calculate a kilogram value to the corresponding value in stone, just multiply the quantity in kilogram by 6.35029318 (the conversion factor).

### Kilogram to stones formulae

Stones = kilograms * 6.35029318