Percent to Decimal Conversion Calculator

Percent to Decimal
Enter a Percentage

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Answer:
To convert 5.25% to decimal divide by 100

5.25% ÷ 100 = 0.0525

How to Convert a Percent to Decimal:

Calculating the conversion from percents to decimals is done with division.

  • Converting from a percent to a decimal is done by dividing the percentage value by 100.
  • For example, 10% is 10/100 = 0.10
  • 67.5% is 67.5/100 = 0.675
  • Note that the short way to convert from a percentage to a decimal is by removing the percentage sign and moving the decimal point 2 places to the left.

How to show a decimal as a percentage:

  • Multiply by 100
  • 0.156 becomes 0.156 * 100 = 15.6%
 

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