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How Many Bags of Sugar are in a Stone? (In Pictures and Charts)

When you’re losing pounds it can be difficult to visualize this in terms of actual physical weight, so being able to see this in terms of an object can be really motivating.

This article provides a detailed guide that visually represents the weight equivalent of a stone in bags of sugar, providing infographics and charts for both metric and imperial measurements. Included are various conversion tables and a weight loss to sugar conversion calculator, making it easy to visualize weight loss or gain in a tangible and relatable way.

In short, the average metric bag of sugar weighs 1kg (2.2lb) and an imperial bag of sugar (US weight is 2lb (0.9kg). There are 14 pounds in a stone which is equal to 6.4 one kilogram bags or seven two-pound bags of sugar per stone.

Read on to see lots more sugar to stone conversions to help you find the exact figures you’re looking for.

How Many 1kg or 2lb Bags of Sugar are in a Stone (and Multiple Stones)

To help you visualize what I mean by a 1kg or 2lb bag, the image here shows two types of 1kg (2.2lb) bags of sugar.

If you’re in the US where weights are imperial, then an equivalent bag will be slightly smaller (3.2 oz less) than the bags you see in this image.

If you prefer to work in pound bags then I’ll cover that further on in this article.

1kg bags of brown and white sugar

The table below shows how many bags of sugar are in a stone for multiple stone amounts and for both metric and imperial sugar bag sizes.

Number of StonesAmount of 1kg (2.2lb) Bags of SugarAmount of 2lb (0.9kg) Bags of Sugar
16.4 bags7 bags
212.7 bags14 bags
319.1 bags21 bags
425.4 bags28 bags
531.8 bags35 bags
638.1 bags42 bags
744.5 bags49 bags
850.9 bags56 bags
957.2 bags63 bags
1063.5 bags70 bags

To quickly work out exactly how many bags of sugar you have lost, take a look at my weight loss to sugar conversion calculator here.

bags of sugar in a stone infographic

How Many 500g or 1lb Bags of Sugar are in a Stone (and Multiple Stones)

The table below shows stone weights converted to one-pound sugar bags along with metric equivalent 500g bags.

There are more bags per stone than a larger 2lb (1kg) bag, so it’s double the excitement and motivation!

Number of StonesAmount of 500g (1.1lb) Bags of SugarAmount of 1lb (0.45kg) Bags of Sugar
112.7 bags14 bags
225.4 bags28 bags
338.1 bags42 bags
450.8 bags56 bags
563.5 bags70 bags
676.2 bags84 bags
788.9 bags98 bags
8101.6 bags112 bags
9114.3 bags126 bags
10127 bags140 bags
Pound bags of sugar in a stone infographic

More Weight Loss to Sugar Bag Equivalents

If you’ve not quite made it to a stone yet, or you prefer to work in kilograms, then take a look at the charts below to see exactly what your weight loss looks like in terms of sugar bags.

Kilograms to Sugar Bags

If you want to convert kilos to sugar bags, then you can find the weight equivalent you need in the table below:

Weight Loss in KilogramsAmount of 500g (1.1lb) Bags of SugarAmount of 1kg (2.2lb) Bags of Sugar
12 bags0.5 bags
24 bags1 bags
36 bags1.5 bags
48 bags2 bags
510 bags2.5 bags
612 bags3 bags
714 bags3.5 bags
816 bags4 bags
918 bags4.5 bags
1020 bags5 bags
1530 bags7.5 bags
2040 bags10 bags
2550 bags12.5 bags

Pounds to Sugar Bags

If you like to work weights out in pounds, the table below will help you to find the information you’re looking for:

Weight Loss in PoundsAmount of 1lb (0.45kg) Bags of SugarAmount of 2lb (0.9kg) Bags of Sugar
11 bags0.5 bags
22 bags1 bags
33 bags1.5 bags
44 bags2 bags
55 bags2.5 bags
66 bags3 bags
7 (half a stone)7 bags3.5 bags
88 bags4 bags
99 bags4.5 bags
1010 bags5 bags
1111 bags5.5 bags
1212 bags6 bags
1313 bags6.5 bags
14 (one stone)14 bags7 bags
1515 bags7.5 bags
2020 bags10 bags
2525 bags12.5 bags
3030 bags15 bags
3535 bags17.5 bags
4040 bags20 bags

Equipment and Information Used for This Article

I used precision scales that weigh to 0.01 of a gram which is regularly calibrated with a 100g weight. For more information see my recommended weighing scales here.

To make sure the information in this article is accurate, I researched and cross-referenced various sources (as well as original research) to obtain the correct weights and calories.

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How Much Does a Bag of Sugar Weigh? (With Conversion Tables)