Decades to Centuries Conversion

Enter the time in decades below to get the value converted to centuries.

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1 decade = 0.1 centuries

How to Convert Decades to Centuries

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To convert a decade measurement to a century measurement, divide the time by the conversion ratio. One century is equal to 10 decades, so use this simple formula to convert:

centuries = decades ÷ 10

The time in centuries is equal to the decades divided by 10.

For example, here's how to convert 5 decades to centuries using the formula above.
5 decades = (5 ÷ 10) = 0.5 centuries

Decades and centuries are both units used to measure time. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Decades

The decade is a time period of 10 years.

Centuries

The century is a time period of 100 years.

Decade to Century Conversion Table

Decade measurements converted to centuries
Decades Centuries
1 0.1
2 0.2
3 0.3
4 0.4
5 0.5
6 0.6
7 0.7
8 0.8
9 0.9
10 1
11 1.1
12 1.2
13 1.3
14 1.4
15 1.5
16 1.6
17 1.7
18 1.8
19 1.9
20 2
21 2.1
22 2.2
23 2.3
24 2.4
25 2.5
26 2.6
27 2.7
28 2.8
29 2.9
30 3
31 3.1
32 3.2
33 3.3
34 3.4
35 3.5
36 3.6
37 3.7
38 3.8
39 3.9
40 4