# Percent of Increase: 5000 to 8500 {(8500-5000)/5000}x100=(?). 5000 to 8500 percent increase provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of increase from 5000 to 8500.

5000 to 8500 percent increase:
(8500 - 5000)/5000 x 100 = (?)
= 3500/5000 x 100
= 70%
(8500 - 5000)/5000 x 100 = 70%
Hence,
the percent of increase from 5000 to 8500 is 70%

where,
5000 is the base or reference quantity,
8500 is the relative or increased quantity,
3500 is the difference between base and increased quantity,
70% is the percent increase.

## How-to: What is the percent of increase from 5000 to 8500?

The result of difference between the increased quantity 8500 and reference quantity 5000 divided by the reference quantity 5000, multiplied with 100 is the percent of increase from 5000 to 8500. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of increase from 5000 to 8500 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
Increased or relative value Y = 8500

What to be found:
Find the percent increase from 5000 to 8500.
(8500 - 5000)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between increased quantity 8500 and reference quantity 5000:
8500 - 5000 = 3500

step 3 Divide the difference 3500 by the reference quantity 5000, and multiply the result with 100:
3500/5000 x 100 = 70%

Hence,
70% is the percent of increase from 5000 to 8500. 