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 ounces 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 ounces is equivalent to 0.0625 pounds:

1 ounces = 0.0625 pounds

1 ounces is equal to 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 ounces.

Another way is saying that 1 ounces 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 ounces 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 ounces.

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