# Kilogram-force to Pound-force Conversion

Enter the force in kilogram-force below to get the value converted to pound-force.

**Results in Pound-force:**

## How to Convert Kilogram-force to Pound-force

To convert a kilogram-force measurement to a pound-force measurement, multiply the force by the conversion ratio.

Since one kilogram-force is equal to 2.204623 pound-force, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The force in pound-force is equal to the kilogram-force multiplied by 2.204623.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 kilogram-force to pound-force using the formula above.

Kilogram-force and pound-force are both units used to measure force. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Kilogram-force

Kilogram-force is a unit of force equal to the force needed to move one kilogram of mass at a rate of 9.80665 meters per second squared.

The kilogram-force is a non-SI metric unit for force. A kilogram-force is sometimes also referred to as a kilopond. Kilogram-force can be abbreviated as *kgf*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *kg _{F}*. For example, 1 kilogram-force can be written as 1 kgf or 1 kg

_{F}.

Kilogram-force can be expressed using the formula:
1 kgf = 9.80665 kgms^{2}

## Pound-force

Pound-force is a unit of force equal to the force needed to move one pound of mass at a rate of 32.174049 feet per second squared.

The pound-force is a US customary and imperial unit of force. A pound-force is sometimes also referred to as a pound of force. Pound-force can be abbreviated as *lbf*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *lb _{F}*. For example, 1 pound-force can be written as 1 lbf or 1 lb

_{F}.

Pound-force can be expressed using the formula:
1 lbf = 32.174049 lbfts^{2}

## Kilogram-force to Pound-force Conversion Table

Kilogram-force | Pound-force |
---|---|

1 kgf | 2.2046 lbf |

2 kgf | 4.4092 lbf |

3 kgf | 6.6139 lbf |

4 kgf | 8.8185 lbf |

5 kgf | 11.02 lbf |

6 kgf | 13.23 lbf |

7 kgf | 15.43 lbf |

8 kgf | 17.64 lbf |

9 kgf | 19.84 lbf |

10 kgf | 22.05 lbf |

11 kgf | 24.25 lbf |

12 kgf | 26.46 lbf |

13 kgf | 28.66 lbf |

14 kgf | 30.86 lbf |

15 kgf | 33.07 lbf |

16 kgf | 35.27 lbf |

17 kgf | 37.48 lbf |

18 kgf | 39.68 lbf |

19 kgf | 41.89 lbf |

20 kgf | 44.09 lbf |

21 kgf | 46.3 lbf |

22 kgf | 48.5 lbf |

23 kgf | 50.71 lbf |

24 kgf | 52.91 lbf |

25 kgf | 55.12 lbf |

26 kgf | 57.32 lbf |

27 kgf | 59.52 lbf |

28 kgf | 61.73 lbf |

29 kgf | 63.93 lbf |

30 kgf | 66.14 lbf |

31 kgf | 68.34 lbf |

32 kgf | 70.55 lbf |

33 kgf | 72.75 lbf |

34 kgf | 74.96 lbf |

35 kgf | 77.16 lbf |

36 kgf | 79.37 lbf |

37 kgf | 81.57 lbf |

38 kgf | 83.78 lbf |

39 kgf | 85.98 lbf |

40 kgf | 88.18 lbf |