# Percent of Decrease: 40000 to 25000 {(40000-25000)/40000}x100=(?). 40000 to 25000 percent decrease provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000.

40000 to 25000 percent increase
(40000 - 25000)/40000 x 100 = (?)
= 15000/40000 x 100
= 37.5%
(40000 - 25000)/40000 x 100 = 37.5%
Hence,
the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000 is 37.5%

where,
40000 is the base or reference quantity,
25000 is the relative or decreased quantity,
15000 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,
37.5% is the percent decrease.

## How-to: What is the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000?

The result of difference between the reference quantity 40000 and decreased quantity 25000 divided by the reference quantity 40000, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 40000
Decreased or relative value Y = 25000

What to be found:
Find the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000.
(25000 - 40000)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between reference quantity 40000 and decreased quantity 25000:
40000 - 25000 = 15000

step 3 Divide the difference 15000 by the reference quantity 40000, and multiply the result with 100:
15000/40000 x 100 = 37.5%

Hence,
37.5% is the percent of decrease from 40000 to 25000. 