To convert from a percentage to a decimal number, divide the percentage number by 100%.
55% converted to decimal:
67.332% converted to decimal:
0.732554 converted to decimal:
What is a percentage?
A percentage is a number expressed as a fraction of 100.
If a number is 100% (100 percent), then it is a “whole” – the same as one.
If a number is 50%, then it is a half – the same as 0.5 or 1/2.
If a number is 400%, then it is 4 times, the same as 4.
What is a decimal?
A decimal is a portion of a number.
The first decimal place represents 1/10th of one, the second decimal place represents 1/100th of one, the third decimal place represents 1/1000th of one, etc.