## 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 5.9 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 5.9 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

5.9 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 5.9 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 0.36875 lb

The final result is:

5.9 oz → 0.36875 lb

We conclude that 5.9 ounces is equivalent to 0.36875 pounds:

5.9 ounces = 0.36875 pounds ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 2.7118644067797 × 5.9 ounces.

Another way is saying that 5.9 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 2.7118644067797 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

5.9 oz ≅ 0.369 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately two point seven one two times five point nine 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)
6.9 ounces 0.431 pounds
7.9 ounces 0.494 pounds
8.9 ounces 0.556 pounds
9.9 ounces 0.619 pounds
10.9 ounces 0.681 pounds
11.9 ounces 0.744 pounds
12.9 ounces 0.806 pounds
13.9 ounces 0.869 pounds
14.9 ounces 0.931 pounds
15.9 ounces 0.994 pounds