## 47 is what percentage of 59?

47 is 79.661% of 59

# Percentage calculators

Use these percentage calculators to work out percentages quickly. If you want to know how to work them out yourself, follow the examples below to learn how.

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# The calculations explained

## How do I calculate what percent 25 is of 500?

To calculate 25 of 500 as a percentage, first calculate what one percent of 500 is. To do so, divide 500 by 100.

500 ÷ 100 = 5

Now divide 25 by 5 to get the answer.

25 ÷ 5 = 5%

## How do I calculate what 50% of 500 is?

First calculate what one percent of 500 is by dividing it by 100.

500 ÷ 100 = 5

Now multiply 50 by 5 to get the answer.

50 × 5 = 250

## Exercises

### Question

From a trunk of 600 sweets, Paul takes 514 sweets. What percent of the total sweets does Paul have?

Paul has 514 sweets. There are 600 sweets altogether. One percent of 600 is 600 ÷ 100 = 6. Now, divide the amount Paul has by one percent. 514 ÷ 6 = 85.67% . Paul has 85.67% of the sweets.

### Question

There is a drawer with 75 pens from which Bill helps themself to 59. What percentage of pens does Bill have?

Bill has 59 pens. There are 75 pens in total. 1 percent of 75 is 75 ÷ 100 = 0.75. So, divide the amount Bill has by one percent. 59 ÷ 0.75 = 78.67% . Bill has 78.67% of the pens.

### Question

Find 48% of 371.

To get the 48 percent of 371, first divide 371 by 100 to get one percent: 371 ÷ 100 = 3.71. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 48 × 3.71 = 178.08

### Question

Find 62% of 98.

To get the 62% of 98, first divide 98 by 100 to work out one percent: 98 ÷ 100 = 0.98. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 62 × 0.98 = 60.76

### Question

Find 21 percent of 221.

To get the 21% of 221, first divide 221 by 100 to get one%: 221 ÷ 100 = 2.21. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 21 × 2.21 = 46.41

### Question

There is a pile with 88 balls from which Candida helps themself to 73. What percentage of balls does Candida have?

Candida has 73 balls. There are 88 balls altogether. 1 percent of 88 is 88 ÷ 100 = 0.88. Now, divide the amount Candida has by one percent. 73 ÷ 0.88 = 82.95% . Candida has 82.95% of the balls.

### Question

A basket contains 200 toys. Viv is given 176. How many percent of the 200 toys does Viv have?

Viv has 176 toys. There are 200 toys altogether. 1% of 200 is 200 ÷ 100 = 2. Now, divide the amount Viv has by one percent. 176 ÷ 2 = 88% . Viv has 88% of the toys.

### Question

Find 66% of 252.

To work out 66 percent of 252, first divide 252 by 100 to get one%: 252 ÷ 100 = 2.52. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 66 × 2.52 = 166.32

### Question

A collection contains 18 pencils. Oscar is given 13. How many percent of the 18 pencils does Oscar have?

Oscar has 13 pencils. There are 18 pencils in total. 1% of 18 is 18 ÷ 100 = 0.18. So, divide the amount Oscar has by one percent. 13 ÷ 0.18 = 72.22% . Oscar has 72.22% of the pencils.

### Question

There is a total of 220 toys. Viv holds 59. What percent of all the toys does Viv have?

Viv has 59 toys. There are 220 toys combined. 1 percent of 220 is 220 ÷ 100 = 2.2. So, divide the amount Viv has by one percent. 59 ÷ 2.2 = 26.82% . Viv has 26.82% of the toys.

### Question

What is 17 percent of 161?

To figure out 17% of 161, first divide 161 by 100 to get 1 percent: 161 ÷ 100 = 1.61. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 17 × 1.61 = 27.37

### Question

8 percent of 154 is what?

To get the 8% of 154, first divide 154 by 100 to determine 1 percent: 154 ÷ 100 = 1.54. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 8 × 1.54 = 12.32

### Question

What is 64% of 189?

To figure out 64% of 189, first divide 189 by 100 to get one%: 189 ÷ 100 = 1.89. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 64 × 1.89 = 120.96

### Question

Out of 400 fidget-spinners, if Kylie takes 67, what percent of the fidget-spinners does Kylie have?

Kylie has 67 fidget-spinners. There are 400 fidget-spinners in total. 1% of 400 is 400 ÷ 100 = 4. Next, divide the amount Kylie has by one percent. 67 ÷ 4 = 16.75% . Kylie has 16.75% of the fidget-spinners.

### Question

What is 12 percent of 177?

To figure out 12% of 177, first divide 177 by 100 to determine 1%: 177 ÷ 100 = 1.77. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 12 × 1.77 = 21.24

### Question

From a pile of 50 pies, Rachel takes 20 pies. What percent of the total pies does Rachel have?

Rachel has 20 pies. There are 50 pies in total. One % of 50 is 50 ÷ 100 = 0.5. So, divide the amount Rachel has by one percent. 20 ÷ 0.5 = 40% . Rachel has 40% of the pies.

### Question

From a bucket of 66 infinity-cubes, Pietr takes 57 infinity-cubes. What percent of the total infinity-cubes does Pietr have?