A **decigram**, often abbreviated to **"dg**", is a metric unit of weight and corresponds to one tenth of a gram. It is converted into both the metric system and other common weight systems. One decigram corresponds to $0,0001$ kilogram (kg) or 0.1 gram (g).

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## 1. conversion within the metric system

The metric system is a decimal (based on powers of ten) system, which facilitates conversion between its units.

**Milligram (mg):**1 decigram equals 100 milligrams: $1dg=100mg$**Gram (g):**1 decigram corresponds to 0.1 gram: $1dg=0,1g$**Kilogram (kg):**1 decigram corresponds to 0.0001 kilogram or 1 x 10^-4 kg: $1dg=0,0001kg$**Ton (t):**1 decigram corresponds to 1 x 10^-7 tons: $1dg=0,0000001t$

## 2. conversion to imperial and US units

The imperial system and the US system have different weight units that are not based on powers of ten. The following conversions are based on approximate values:

**Grain (gr):**1 decigram equals approximately 1.543 grains. ($1dg=1,543gr)$**troy ounce (oz t):**1 decigram equals approximately 0.0032 troy ounces. (1dg = $0,0032ozt)$**Avoirdupois ounce (oz):**1 decigram equals approximately 0.0035 Avoirdupois ounces. ($1dg =0,0035oz)$**Avoirdupois pound (lb):**1 decigram equals approximately 0.00022 avoirdupois pounds. (1dg = $0,00022lb)$

## Conclusion

Converting decigrams to other weight units can be useful, especially when switching between different systems. By understanding these conversions, one can ensure accurate and consistent measurements, regardless of the measurement system used. However, it is important to note that there may be slight inaccuracies when converting between different systems, depending on how accurate the conversion factors are

## Weight

- Carat
- Centigram
- Decagram
- Decigram
- Decitonne
- Femtogram
- Gigatonne
- Gram
- Gram in carat
- Gram in decigrams
- Gram in micrograms
- Gram in milligrams
- Gram in nanogram
- Gram in ounce
- Kilogram
- Kilogram in decagrams
- Kilogram in grams
- Kilogram in hundredweight
- Kilogram in Pound
- Kilogram in pounds
- Kilograms in tons
- Kiloton
- Long tone
- Megaton
- Micrograms
- Milligram
- Nanogram
- Ounce
- Picogram
- Pound
- Pound
- Short tone
- Teratonne
- Ton
- Ton in decitonne
- Ton in gigatonne
- Ton in kiloton
- Ton in Long ton
- Ton in Short ton
- Tonne in megatonne
- Zentner