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Paper Sizes, Names, measurements in mm and inches – description of all the different paper sizes, A1, A2, B1, C2 etc.

Paper Sizes

A lot of us are familiar with A4 size paper (some of us even remember Quarto and Foolscap), but what about the less common sizes such as A1, B2, C5, executive, legal, letter, Government Legal etc.?

You will find them listed below in both metric and imperial:


Name


mm


inches


A0
841 x 118933.1 x 46.8
A1594 x   84123.4 x 33.1
A2420 x   59416.5 x 23.4
A3297 x   42011.7 x 16.5
A4210 x   297  8.3 x 11.7
A5148 x   210  5.8 x  8.3
A6105 x   148  4.1 x  5.8
A7  74 x   105  2.9 x  4.1
A8  52 x     74  2.1 x  2.9
 
B01000 x 141439.4 x 55.7
B1  707 x 100027.8 x 39.4
B2  500 x   70719.7 x 27.8
B3  353 x   50013.9 x 19.7
B4  250 x   353  9.8 x 13.9
B5  176 x   250  6.9 x  9.8
B6  125 x   176  4.9 x  6.9
B7    88 x   125  3.5 x  4.9
B8    62 x    88  2.4 x  3.5
 
C0  917 x 129636.1 x 51.0
C1  648 x   91725.5 x 36.1
C2  458 x   64818.0 x 25.5
C3  324 x   45812.8 x 18.0
C4  229 x   324  9.0 x 12.8
C5  162 x   229  6.4 x   9.0
C6  114 x   162  4.5 x   6.4
C7    81 x   114  3.2 x   4.5
C8    57 x     81  2.2 x   3.2
 

Letter

  216 x   280  8.5 x  11.0

Legal

  216 x   356  8.5 x  14.0

Half Letter

  140 x   216  5.5 x    8.5

Executive

  184 x   267  7.25 x10.5

Govt. Legal

  216 x   330  8.5 x  13.0

Govt. Letter

  203 x   267  8.0 x  10.5

F4

  210 x   330  8.27 x 13.0

Broadsheet

  457 x   61018.0 x  24.00