# Percent of Decrease: 88 to 55 {(88-55)/88}x100=(?). 88 to 55 percent decrease provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of decrease from 88 to 55.

88 to 55 percent increase
(88 - 55)/88 x 100 = (?)
= 33/88 x 100
= 37.5%
(88 - 55)/88 x 100 = 37.5%
Hence,
the percent of decrease from 88 to 55 is 37.5%

where,
88 is the base or reference quantity,
55 is the relative or decreased quantity,
33 is the difference between base and decreased quantity,
37.5% is the percent decrease.

## How-to: What is the percent of decrease from 88 to 55?

The result of difference between the reference quantity 88 and decreased quantity 55 divided by the reference quantity 88, multiplied with 100 is the percent of decrease from 88 to 55. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of decrease from 88 to 55 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 88
Decreased or relative value Y = 55

What to be found:
Find the percent of decrease from 88 to 55.
(55 - 88)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between reference quantity 88 and decreased quantity 55:
88 - 55 = 33

step 3 Divide the difference 33 by the reference quantity 88, and multiply the result with 100:
33/88 x 100 = 37.5%

Hence,
37.5% is the percent of decrease from 88 to 55. 