# Percentage Increase Calculator

## What is Percentage Increase Calculator?

Percentage increase calculator is used for calculating the increase in percentage of two different numbers.?This percent increase calculator will show how much difference is increased between number 1 and number 2.

### Formula for percentage increase

Percentage Increase = 2nd Value - 1st Value / 1st Value ? 100

## How to use this percentage increase calculator?

Enter the 1st value,

Enter the 2nd value,

And the decrease percentage will be shown. Just put both values and result will be on the go.

For example.

You go to shopping and there you just see a price hike in different products. Shirts, pants, and other things you bought last time, are now more expensive than last prices. You bought a t-shirt for 12\$ last time and this time the same shirt cost about 17\$, what is the percentage increase in the price of t-shirt? You bought a leather belt for 25\$ previous visit and that same belt now cost 29\$. What is the percentage increase in the price of the belt?

Simply this formula will tell you the price increase percentage.

Percentage Increase = 2nd Value - 1st Value / 1st Value × 100

Percentage increase = 17 – 12 / 12 * 100 %

Percentage increase = 41.6 %

So, you will be paying 41.6% more money for a t-shirt this time as compared to the last price of the same t-shirt, as there is 41.6 percent increase in the price.

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