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

8500 to 5000 percent increase
(8500 - 5000)/8500 x 100 = (?)
= 3500/8500 x 100
= 41.18%
(8500 - 5000)/8500 x 100 = 41.18%
Hence,
the percent of decrease from 8500 to 5000 is 41.18%

where,
8500 is the base or reference quantity,
5000 is the relative or decreased quantity,
3500 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,
41.18% is the percent decrease.

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

The result of difference between the reference quantity 8500 and decreased quantity 5000 divided by the reference quantity 8500, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 8500 to 5000. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 8500 to 5000 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 8500
Decreased or relative value Y = 5000

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

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

step 3 Divide the difference 3500 by the reference quantity 8500, and multiply the result with 100:
3500/8500 x 100 = 41.18%

Hence,
41.18% is the percent of decrease from 8500 to 5000. 