# How many lakhs make a million?

We use lakhs in the Indian Numeral System and million in the International Numeral System.

## Answer: Ten lakhs make a million.

Let us understand the relationship between lakh and million.

**Explanation:**

10 lakhs = 10,00,000

1 million = 1,000,000

So, 10 lakh and 1 million are written as 1 followed by 6 zeros.