# Decimal to Percent Calculator

## Calculator Use

Convert decimals to percentages with this calculator. Input a decimal number to convert both the whole number and decimal part of the number to a percent value.

### How to Convert a Decimal to Percent:

Use multiplication to convert a number from a decimal to a percentage.

- Converting from a decimal to a percentage is done by multiplying the decimal value by 100.
- Example: 0.10 is 0.10 x 100 = 10%
- Example: 0.675 is 0.675 x 100 = 67.5%
- The short way to convert from a decimal to a percentage is to move the decimal point 2 places to the right and include the percentage sign.

### How to Convert a percent to a decimal:

- Divide by 100 to convert a percent to a decimal. For example:
- 15.6% becomes 15.6 / 100 = 0.156
- The short way to convert from a percentage to a decimal is to remove the percentage sign and move the decimal point 2 places to the left.

**Cite this content, page or calculator as:**

Furey, Edward "Decimal to Percent Calculator"; from *http://www.calculatorsoup.com* - Online Calculator Resource.