## 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 8.9 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 8.9 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

8.9 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 8.9 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 0.55625 lb

The final result is:

8.9 oz → 0.55625 lb

We conclude that 8.9 ounces is equivalent to 0.55625 pounds:

8.9 ounces = 0.55625 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 1.7977528089888 × 8.9 ounces.

Another way is saying that 8.9 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 1.7977528089888 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

8.9 oz ≅ 0.556 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately one point seven nine eight times eight 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)
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
16.9 ounces 1.056 pounds
17.9 ounces 1.119 pounds
18.9 ounces 1.181 pounds