## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from grams to kilograms is 0.001, which means that 1 gram is equal to 0.001 kilograms:

1 g = 0.001 kg

To convert 550 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 550 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from grams to kilograms. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 g → 0.001 kg

550 g → M(kg)

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

M(kg) = 550 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 0.55 kg

The final result is:

550 g → 0.55 kg

We conclude that 550 grams is equivalent to 0.55 kilograms:

550 grams = 0.55 kilograms ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 1.8181818181818 × 550 grams.

Another way is saying that 550 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 1.8181818181818 kilograms.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that five hundred fifty grams is approximately zero point five five kilograms:

550 g ≅ 0.55 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately one point eight one eight times five hundred fifty grams.

## Conversion table

### grams to kilograms chart

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

grams (g) kilograms (kg)
551 grams 0.551 kilograms
552 grams 0.552 kilograms
553 grams 0.553 kilograms
554 grams 0.554 kilograms
555 grams 0.555 kilograms
556 grams 0.556 kilograms
557 grams 0.557 kilograms
558 grams 0.558 kilograms
559 grams 0.559 kilograms
560 grams 0.56 kilograms