Parts per 100

The symbol is %

Example: 25% means 25 per 100

(25% of this box is green)

So it tells you a ratio "out of 100"

Example: 10% means 10 out of every 100. So if 10% of 500 people have ice cream, then 50 people have ice cream.

The symbol is %

Example: 25% means 25 per 100

(25% of this box is green)

So it tells you a ratio "out of 100"

Example: 10% means 10 out of every 100. So if 10% of 500 people have ice cream, then 50 people have ice cream.

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