Even though a "hectogram" is very rarely used, we know a hectogram is equal to 100 grams, since "hecto" means 100. A pound is roughly 454 grams, so one a hectogram is smaller than a pound.

Multiply by 100 to convert from Hectogram (Hg) to grams. Hectogram and gram are both metric mass units. 1 Gram = 0.01 Hectograms 1 Hectogram = 100 Grams To convert any other value, please go to Weight Conversions