# Percent to Decimal Calculator Online Tool

Percent

Decimal Number10

## 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

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```