# Percent to Decimal Calculator Online Tool

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## About Percent to Decimal Calculator Online Tool:

This online Percent to Decimal Calculator helps you to convert one percent number into a decimal number. Put percent into the first textbox, the decimal result will show in the second textbox.

## Percent System:

Percent represents a part of a whole (100). Percent System is widely used in financial scenario. The function of percent is very similar to fraction, but much easier for human to read.

## Decimal Numeral System:

Decimal numeral system (also called Hindu-Arabic, or Arabic) has 10 digits, include `(0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)`

, it's the most used number system in our daily life. Decimal numeral system is also
one of the most ancient number system, it's inspired by 10 fingers of human.

## How to convert from percent to decimal?

Just like how we deal with fraction number, divide the percent number by the 100.

## Percent to Decimal conversion table:

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

1% | 0.01 | 20% | 0.2 |

2% | 0.02 | 30% | 0.3 |

3% | 0.03 | 40% | 0.4 |

4% | 0.04 | 50% | 0.5 |

5% | 0.05 | 60% | 0.6 |

6% | 0.06 | 70% | 0.7 |

7% | 0.07 | 80% | 0.8 |

8% | 0.08 | 90% | 0.9 |

9% | 0.09 | 100% | 1 |

10% | 0.1 | 150% | 1.5 |

## More information:

Wikipedia (Percentage): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percentage

Wikipedia (Decimal): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decimal

## Convert Percent to Decimal with Python:

def percent_to_decimal(percent_number): return percent_number / 100 percent_input = 72 decimal_output = percent_to_decimal(percent_input) print('decimal result is:{0}'.format(decimal_output)) ------------------- decimal result is:0.72