# Percent to decimal

We often need to convert percent into decimals. This is a very simple process, if you are familiar with the principles; but this tool can also be used, because sometimes we are too lazy to think. Just type your percent and then click the Convert button. Decimal to percent converter.

## Knowledge of converter

In mathematics, a percentage is a number or ratio expressed as a fraction of 100. It is often denoted using the percent sign, "%", or the abbreviations "pct.", "pct"; sometimes the abbreviation "pc" is also used. A percentage is a dimensionless number (pure number).

A decimal numeral, or just decimal, or, improperly decimal number, refers generally to the notation of a number in the decimal system, which contains a decimal separator (for example 10.00 or 3.14159). Sometimes these terms are used for any numeral in the decimal system. A decimal may also refer to any digit after the decimal separator, such as in "3.14 is the approximation of π to two decimals".

## How to convert percent to decimal

- Remove the percent sign and directly divide the numerator by 100.

2% = 2/100 = 0.02

5% = 5/100 = 0.05

17% = 17/100 = 0.17

125% = 125/100 = 1.25

## Percent to decimal conversion table

Percent | Decimal |
---|---|

0.1% | 0.001 |

1% | 0.01 |

2% | 0.02 |

3% | 0.03 |

4% | 0.04 |

5% | 0.05 |

6% | 0.06 |

7% | 0.07 |

8% | 0.08 |

9% | 0.09 |

10% | 0.1 |

20% | 0.2 |

30% | 0.3 |

40% | 0.4 |

50% | 0.5 |

60% | 0.6 |

70% | 0.7 |

80% | 0.8 |

90% | 0.9 |

100% | 1 |

200% | 2 |

500% | 5 |