## What is 24 percent of 59?

24 percent of 59 is 14.16

# 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.

## Calculate what percent one value is of another

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## Calculate the percentage of a value

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# The calculations explained

## How do I calculate what percent 50 is of 400?

To calculate 50 of 400 as a percentage, first calculate what one percent of 400 is. To do so, divide 400 by 100.

400 ÷ 100 = 4

Now divide 50 by 4 to get the answer.

50 ÷ 4 = 12%

## How do I calculate what 25% of 200 is?

First calculate what one percent of 200 is by dividing it by 100.

200 ÷ 100 = 2

Now multiply 25 by 2 to get the answer.

25 × 2 = 50

## Exercises

### Question

A pile contains 600 infinity-cubes. Barney is given 140. How many percent of the 600 infinity-cubes does Barney have?

Barney has 140 infinity-cubes. There are 600 infinity-cubes combined. One percent of 600 is 600 ÷ 100 = 6. Next, divide the amount Barney has by one percent. 140 ÷ 6 = 23.33% . Barney has 23.33% of the infinity-cubes.

### Question

From a collection of 88 flowers, Justine takes 34 flowers. What percent of the total flowers does Justine have?

Justine has 34 flowers. There are 88 flowers in total. One % of 88 is 88 ÷ 100 = 0.88. Now, divide the amount Justine has by one percent. 34 ÷ 0.88 = 38.64% . Justine has 38.64% of the flowers.

### Question

Out of 50 candy-bars, if Viv takes 28, what percent of the candy-bars does Viv have?

Viv has 28 candy-bars. There are 50 candy-bars combined. One % of 50 is 50 ÷ 100 = 0.5. Next, divide the amount Viv has by one percent. 28 ÷ 0.5 = 56% . Viv has 56% of the candy-bars.

### Question

What is 78% of 279?

To calculate 78 percent of 279, first divide 279 by 100 to work out one percent: 279 ÷ 100 = 2.79. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 78 × 2.79 = 217.62

### Question

From a pile of 250 cakes, Dave takes 74 cakes. What percent of the total cakes does Dave have?

Dave has 74 cakes. There are 250 cakes altogether. One % of 250 is 250 ÷ 100 = 2.5. Next, divide the amount Dave has by one percent. 74 ÷ 2.5 = 29.6% . Dave has 29.6% of the cakes.

### Question

Find 89 percent of 109.

To figure out 89 percent of 109, first divide 109 by 100 to determine one%: 109 ÷ 100 = 1.09. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 89 × 1.09 = 97.01

### Question

Find 61% of 442.

To get the 61 percent of 442, first divide 442 by 100 to work out one%: 442 ÷ 100 = 4.42. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 61 × 4.42 = 269.62

### Question

A box contains 75 chocalate-bars. Guy is given 27. How many percent of the 75 chocalate-bars does Guy have?

Guy has 27 chocalate-bars. There are 75 chocalate-bars as a whole. One percent of 75 is 75 ÷ 100 = 0.75. So, divide the amount Guy has by one percent. 27 ÷ 0.75 = 36% . Guy has 36% of the chocalate-bars.

### Question

A drawer contains 400 pears. Didier is given 363. How many percent of the 400 pears does Didier have?

Didier has 363 pears. There are 400 pears combined. One percent of 400 is 400 ÷ 100 = 4. Next, divide the amount Didier has by one percent. 363 ÷ 4 = 90.75% . Didier has 90.75% of the pears.

### Question

97% of 111 is what?

To calculate 97% of 111, first divide 111 by 100 to determine 1 percent: 111 ÷ 100 = 1.11. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 97 × 1.11 = 107.67

### Question

Find 72% of 498.

To work out 72% of 498, first divide 498 by 100 to work out one percent: 498 ÷ 100 = 4.98. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 72 × 4.98 = 358.56

### Question

There is a basket with 300 action-figures from which Steve helps themself to 165. What percentage of action-figures does Steve have?

Steve has 165 action-figures. There are 300 action-figures altogether. 1 percent of 300 is 300 ÷ 100 = 3. Now, divide the amount Steve has by one percent. 165 ÷ 3 = 55% . Steve has 55% of the action-figures.

### Question

Find 41% of 108.

To work out 41 percent of 108, first divide 108 by 100 to determine 1%: 108 ÷ 100 = 1.08. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 41 × 1.08 = 44.28

### Question

Out of 40 pies, if Steve takes 29, what percent of the pies does Steve have?

Steve has 29 pies. There are 40 pies in total. 1 percent of 40 is 40 ÷ 100 = 0.4. So, divide the amount Steve has by one percent. 29 ÷ 0.4 = 72.5% . Steve has 72.5% of the pies.

### Question

Find 63% of 291.

To get the 63% of 291, first divide 291 by 100 to determine one percent: 291 ÷ 100 = 2.91. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 63 × 2.91 = 183.33

### Question

A basket contains 200 pears. Arthur is given 123. How many percent of the 200 pears does Arthur have?

Arthur has 123 pears. There are 200 pears altogether. One % of 200 is 200 ÷ 100 = 2. So, divide the amount Arthur has by one percent. 123 ÷ 2 = 61.5% . Arthur has 61.5% of the pears.

### Question

From a trunk of 125 infinity-cubes, Dave takes 87 infinity-cubes. What percent of the total infinity-cubes does Dave have?