Conversion formula

The conversion factor from pounds to kilograms is 0.45359237, which means that 1 pound is equal to 0.45359237 kilograms:

1 lb = 0.45359237 kg

To convert 0.1 pounds into kilograms we have to multiply 0.1 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from pounds to kilograms. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 lb → 0.45359237 kg

0.1 lb → M(kg)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass M in kilograms:

M(kg) = 0.1 lb × 0.45359237 kg

M(kg) = 0.045359237 kg

The final result is:

0.1 lb → 0.045359237 kg

We conclude that 0.1 pounds is equivalent to 0.045359237 kilograms:

0.1 pounds = 0.045359237 kilograms

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 22.046226218488 × 0.1 pounds.

Another way is saying that 0.1 pounds is equal to 1 ÷ 22.046226218488 kilograms.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that zero point one pounds is approximately zero point zero four five kilograms:

0.1 lb ≅ 0.045 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately twenty-two point zero four six times zero point one pounds.

Conversion table

pounds to kilograms chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from pounds to kilograms

pounds (lb) kilograms (kg)
1.1 pounds 0.499 kilograms
2.1 pounds 0.953 kilograms
3.1 pounds 1.406 kilograms
4.1 pounds 1.86 kilograms
5.1 pounds 2.313 kilograms
6.1 pounds 2.767 kilograms
7.1 pounds 3.221 kilograms
8.1 pounds 3.674 kilograms
9.1 pounds 4.128 kilograms
10.1 pounds 4.581 kilograms