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Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like:1) What is 20 percent (%) of 1000?2) 20 is what percent of 1000?Or may be: How much is 20 percent of 1000?

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If you are looking for a ### 1) What is 20% of 1000?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

% / 100 = Part / Whole replace the given values:

20 / 100 = Part / 1000

Cross multiply:

20 x 1000 = 100 x Part, or

20000 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 20000 / 100 = 200

### 2) What is 20 out of 1000?

This question is equivalent to: "20 is what percent of 1000?" Or What percent 20 is out of 1000?

Use again the same percentage formula:

% / 100 = Part / Whole replace the given values:

% / 100 = 20 / 1000

Cross multiply:

% x 1000 = 20 x 100

Divide by 1000 to get the percentage:

% = (20 x 100) / 1000 = 2%

A shorter way to calculate x out of y

You can easily find 20 is out of 1000, in one step, by simply dividing 20 by 1000, then multiplying the result by 100. So,

20 is out of 1000 = 20/1000 x 100 = 2%

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