# Crore to Lakh Converter

## Crores to Lakh Converter

Crores to lakh converter is a simple tool to convert numbers from crores to lakhs. Crores and lakhs are a part of the Indian numbering system and are used to calculate large chunks of numbers.

There are many scenarios in which people dealing with numbers or large businesses have to convert their currency from crores to lakhs. In such kind of situations, crores to lakh converter makes your task much easier and helps you calculate the number from crores to lakh within seconds.

## What is Crore?

According to Wikipedia, a crore denotes ten million and is equal to 100 lakh in the Indian numbering system. One crore is written as 1,00,00,000 and it contains seven zeros. The term ‘crore’ is also used in other South Asian countries such as Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

## What is Lakh?

A lakh which is also written as lac is a unit in the Indian numbering system equal to one hundred thousand. One lakh is written as 1,00,000 and it contains five zeros. Ten lakhs is equal to 1 million.

## How to Convert Crores to Lakhs?

1 Crore is made of 100 lacs. Therefore, to convert any number from crores to lakhs, we use the following formula:

Number in Lakhs (L) = Number in Crores (cr) X 100

For example, suppose you want to convert 8 crores into lacs, using the above formula, you can calculate:

Number in Lakhs = 8 x 100 => 800 Lacs

Therefore, 8 crores = 800 Lacs