# Percent of Decrease: 20000 to 8000 {(20000-8000)/20000}x100=(?). 20000 to 8000 percent decrease provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000.

20000 to 8000 percent increase
(20000 - 8000)/20000 x 100 = (?)
= 12000/20000 x 100
= 60%
(20000 - 8000)/20000 x 100 = 60%
Hence,
the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000 is 60%

where,
20000 is the base or reference quantity,
8000 is the relative or decreased quantity,
12000 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,
60% is the percent decrease.

## How-to: What is the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000?

The result of difference between the reference quantity 20000 and decreased quantity 8000 divided by the reference quantity 20000, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 20000
Decreased or relative value Y = 8000

What to be found:
Find the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000.
(8000 - 20000)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between reference quantity 20000 and decreased quantity 8000:
20000 - 8000 = 12000

step 3 Divide the difference 12000 by the reference quantity 20000, and multiply the result with 100:
12000/20000 x 100 = 60%

Hence,
60% is the percent of decrease from 20000 to 8000. 