# Percent of Decrease: 102 to 85 {(102-85)/102}x100=(?). 102 to 85 percent decrease provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of decrease from 102 to 85.

102 to 85 percent increase
(102 - 85)/102 x 100 = (?)
= 17/102 x 100
= 16.67%
(102 - 85)/102 x 100 = 16.67%
Hence,
the percent of decrease from 102 to 85 is 16.67%

where,
102 is the base or reference quantity,
85 is the relative or decreased quantity,
17 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,
16.67% is the percent decrease.

## How-to: What is the percent of decrease from 102 to 85?

The result of difference between the reference quantity 102 and decreased quantity 85 divided by the reference quantity 102, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 102 to 85. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 102 to 85 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 102
Decreased or relative value Y = 85

What to be found:
Find the percent of decrease from 102 to 85.
(85 - 102)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between reference quantity 102 and decreased quantity 85:
102 - 85 = 17

step 3 Divide the difference 17 by the reference quantity 102, and multiply the result with 100:
17/102 x 100 = 16.67%

Hence,
16.67% is the percent of decrease from 102 to 85. 