# Percent of Decrease: 4000 to 2500

{(4000-2500)/4000}x100=(?). 4000 to 2500 percent decrease provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500.

__4000 to 2500 percent increase__

(4000 - 2500)/4000 x 100 = (?)

= 1500/4000 x 100

= 37.5%

(4000 - 2500)/4000 x 100 = 37.5%

Hence,

the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500 is 37.5%

__where,__

4000 is the base or reference quantity,

2500 is the relative or decreased quantity,

1500 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,

37.5% is the percent decrease.

## How-to: What is the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500?

The result of difference between the reference quantity 4000 and decreased quantity 2500 divided by the reference quantity 4000, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500 by using the mathematical formula.
step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

__Input values:__

Base or reference value X = 4000

Decreased or relative value Y = 2500

__What to be found:__

Find the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500.

(2500 - 4000)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between reference quantity 4000 and decreased quantity 2500:

4000 - 2500 = 1500

step 3
Divide the difference 1500 by the reference quantity 4000, and multiply the result with 100:

1500/4000 x 100 = 37.5%

Hence,

37.5% is the percent of decrease from 4000 to 2500.