## 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 15.7 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 15.7 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

15.7 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 15.7 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 0.98125 lb

The final result is:

15.7 oz → 0.98125 lb

We conclude that 15.7 ounces is equivalent to 0.98125 pounds:

15.7 ounces = 0.98125 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 1.0191082802548 × 15.7 ounces.

Another way is saying that 15.7 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 1.0191082802548 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifteen point seven ounces is approximately zero point nine eight one pounds:

15.7 oz ≅ 0.981 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately one point zero one nine times fifteen point seven 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)
16.7 ounces 1.044 pounds
17.7 ounces 1.106 pounds
18.7 ounces 1.169 pounds
19.7 ounces 1.231 pounds
20.7 ounces 1.294 pounds
21.7 ounces 1.356 pounds
22.7 ounces 1.419 pounds
23.7 ounces 1.481 pounds
24.7 ounces 1.544 pounds
25.7 ounces 1.606 pounds