## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from ounces to pounds is 0.0625, which means that 1 ounce is equal to 0.0625 pounds:

1 oz = 0.0625 lb

To convert 1 ounce into pounds we have to multiply 1 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from ounces to pounds. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 oz → 0.0625 lb

1 oz → M_{(lb)}

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass *M* in pounds:

M_{(lb)} = 1 oz × 0.0625 lb

M_{(lb)} = 0.0625 lb

The final result is:

1 oz → 0.0625 lb

We conclude that **1 ounce is equivalent to 0.0625 pounds**:

1 ounce = 0.0625 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 pound is equal to 16 × 1 ounce**.

Another way is saying that *1 ounce is equal to 1 ÷ 16 pounds*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one ounce is approximately zero point zero six three pounds**:

1 oz ≅ 0.063 lb

An alternative is also that *one pound is approximately sixteen times one ounce*.

## Conversion table

### ounces to pounds chart

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

ounces (oz) | pounds (lb) |
---|---|

2 ounces | 0.125 pounds |

3 ounces | 0.188 pounds |

4 ounces | 0.25 pounds |

5 ounces | 0.313 pounds |

6 ounces | 0.375 pounds |

7 ounces | 0.438 pounds |

8 ounces | 0.5 pounds |

9 ounces | 0.563 pounds |

10 ounces | 0.625 pounds |

11 ounces | 0.688 pounds |