This calculator finds the percentage increase from one value to another. Provide two numbers, hit the calculate button and it will return the increase from the start and end number in terms of percent.
How to Calculate Percent Increase
Use the following steps to calculate percentage increase from two values:
- Subtract end value from start value
- Divide the result by the start value
- Multiply the result by 100
Percentage Increase Formula
This is the mathematical formula for percent increase where S is the start value, F is the end value and R is the increase in percent:
R = (F - S) / S * 100
Percent Increase Example
The example below demonstrates getting the percentage increase from 35 to 60.
60 - 35 = 25 25 / 35 = 0.71 0.71 * 100 = 71
The increase from 35 to 60 is 71%.