# Percent of Increase: 500 to 800 {(800-500)/500}x100=(?). 500 to 800 percent increase provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of increase from 500 to 800.

500 to 800 percent increase:
(800 - 500)/500 x 100 = (?)
= 300/500 x 100
= 60%
(800 - 500)/500 x 100 = 60%
Hence,
the percent of increase from 500 to 800 is 60%

where,
500 is the base or reference quantity,
800 is the relative or increased quantity,
300 is the difference between base and increased quantity,
60% is the percent increase.

## How-to: What is the percent of increase from 500 to 800?

The result of difference between the increased quantity 800 and reference quantity 500 divided by the reference quantity 500, multiplied with 100 is the percent of increase from 500 to 800. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of increase from 500 to 800 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 500
Increased or relative value Y = 800

What to be found:
Find the percent increase from 500 to 800.
(800 - 500)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between increased quantity 800 and reference quantity 500:
800 - 500 = 300

step 3 Divide the difference 300 by the reference quantity 500, and multiply the result with 100:
300/500 x 100 = 60%

Hence,
60% is the percent of increase from 500 to 800. 