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How to calculate percentage change?


How do you calculate percentage change and what is it useful for?

 

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    m4ry 4 years ago

    no, you divide the difference by the original amount, then you multiply by 100. going from 15 to 17 is a 13% change since ((17-15)/15)*100 = 13.


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