Percentage Calculator


What is X (%) Percentage of Y ?




X is What (%) Percentage of Y ?



What is Percentage Calculator?

Percentage Calculator is simply a calculator where the percentage of given number will be calculated and vice versa.

Percentage calculator will be used in various areas including salary calculation, rent calculation, student mark percentage,. etc,. So the % calculation is coming into our day to day life in maby formats. We will see below how to calculate percentage and its formula.

How to calculate the percentage, Percentage calculation formala ?
A) "What is X (%) Percentage of Y ?" scenario
Percentage

John is a employee and his salary package is $10,000 in the current year. Next year he is getting 15% of increment from the current salary

So how his new salary package will be calculted ?

15% of $10,000 ?

Formula to find the new data (salary in this case) is, "New data (salary) = (X/100) * current data (salary) "
"New data (salary) = (15/100) * 10000 "
"New data (salary) = (15 * 100) "
"New data (salary) = 1500 "

So, John's new salary package is $1500 + $10000 = $11500

B) "X is What (%) Percentage of Y ?" scenario
Percentage

Lets take the same exampe, John is a employee and his salary package is $10,000 in the current year. Next year he is getting $11,500 of increment from the current salary

So how his new salary package in percentage compalred to current salary package ?

$11500 is _ % of $10,000 ?

Formula to find the new data (salary in this case) in percentage is, "New data diff (salary) = (X/100) * current data (salary) "
"($11500 - $10000) = (X/100) * $10000 "
"$1500 = (X/100) * $10000 "
"$1500 = (X * $100) "
"X = $1500 / $100 "
"X = 15% "

So, John's new salary package in percentage is 15 %