Fraction to Percent Calculator

Convert a fraction to a percent value using our calculator below. Also see our fraction to decimal calculator to convert a fraction to a decimal value. Enter your fraction below using the “/” character for the fraction bar.

Solution

25
3
=75%

Find the decimal by dividing the numerator by the denominator
3
4
=0.75
Find the percentage by multiplying the decimal by 100
0.75×100=75%


How to Convert a Fraction to a Percent

Convert a fraction to a percentage by first converting the fraction to a decimal value and then multiplying by 100

You can convert a fraction to a percent value in 2 simple steps.

Convert the Fraction to a Decimal Value

The first step is to convert the fraction into a decimal value. Do this by dividing the numerator by the denominator. For example, if your fraction is 3/4, take 3 ÷ 4 = 0.75. This is the decimal value. Also see our decimal equivalents chart for a list of decimal values for common fractions.

Convert the Decimal Value to a Percentage

The second step is to convert the decimal value into a percentage. This can be done by multiplying the decimal value by 100. For example, if the decimal value is 0.75, take 0.75 × 100 = 75. The percentage is thus 75%.

Percent Equivalents for Common Fractions

Fraction Percent Fraction Percent
1/2 50% 3/8 37.5%
1/3 33.3% 5/8 62.5%
2/3 66.6% 7/8 87.5%
1/4 25% 1/9 11.1%
3/4 75% 2/9 22.2%
1/5 20% 4/9 44.4%
2/5 40% 5/9 55.5%
3/5 60% 7/9 77.7%
4/5 80% 8/9 88.8%
1/6 16.66% 1/10 10%
5/6 83.33% 1/12 8.333%
1/8 12.5% 1/16 6.25%

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