## 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 231 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 231 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

231 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 231 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 14.4375 lb

The final result is:

231 oz → 14.4375 lb

We conclude that 231 ounces is equivalent to 14.4375 pounds:

231 ounces = 14.4375 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.069264069264069 × 231 ounces.

Another way is saying that 231 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.069264069264069 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred thirty-one ounces is approximately fourteen point four three eight pounds:

231 oz ≅ 14.438 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point zero six nine times two hundred thirty-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)
232 ounces 14.5 pounds
233 ounces 14.563 pounds
234 ounces 14.625 pounds
235 ounces 14.688 pounds
236 ounces 14.75 pounds
237 ounces 14.813 pounds
238 ounces 14.875 pounds
239 ounces 14.938 pounds
240 ounces 15 pounds
241 ounces 15.063 pounds