# Percent of Decrease: 5000 to 3500 {(5000-3500)/5000}x100=(?). 5000 to 3500 percent decrease provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500.

5000 to 3500 percent increase
(5000 - 3500)/5000 x 100 = (?)
= 1500/5000 x 100
= 30%
(5000 - 3500)/5000 x 100 = 30%
Hence,
the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500 is 30%

where,
5000 is the base or reference quantity,
3500 is the relative or decreased quantity,
1500 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,
30% is the percent decrease.

## How-to: What is the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500?

The result of difference between the reference quantity 5000 and decreased quantity 3500 divided by the reference quantity 5000, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 5000
Decreased or relative value Y = 3500

What to be found:
Find the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500.
(3500 - 5000)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between reference quantity 5000 and decreased quantity 3500:
5000 - 3500 = 1500

step 3 Divide the difference 1500 by the reference quantity 5000, and multiply the result with 100:
1500/5000 x 100 = 30%

Hence,
30% is the percent of decrease from 5000 to 3500. 