# Percentage Increase Calculator

Calculate the percentage increase between two numbers with our Percentage Increase Calculator. Quick, accurate and easy to use. Find out the increase in value now.

Initial Value:

Final Value:

 Difference Percent Increase

## What is the percentage increase?

It refers to the increase in a value or quantity expressed as a percentage of its original value. In simple terms, a percentage increase is the amount by which something has increased from its initial value.

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## Percentage decrease formula

PI = [FV – IV ] / IV * 100

• PI = Percentage Increase
• FV = Final value
• IV = Initial Value

## How to calculate percentage increase?

To calculate the percentage increase, you will need two values: the original value (X1) and the new value (X2) after the increase. The formula for calculating percentage increase is straightforward – subtract the new value from the original value (X1 – X2), divide this difference by the original number, and then multiply it by 100 to express it as a percentage.

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For example, if an item originally costs \$200 and its price goes up to \$280 then calculate the percentage increase

1. Initial Cost of item = \$200
2. Final Cost of item = \$280
3. Difference of Cost after down the price = \$200 – \$280 = \$80
4. Percentage decrease = [280 -100] / 180 *100 = 40%

The percentage increase of items after the price goes up is 40%

## How to use percentage increase calculator?

Enter the initial value and final value of the item then enter the click button then answer will instantly display in difference value also calculate the percentage increase.