## nikolaytk Group Title find the percent change from 24 to 72. tell whether is it a persent increase or decrease 2 years ago 2 years ago

1. AnimalAin

Well, since 72 is just about three times 24, it would seem to be about 300% of 24. That indicates a 200% increase.

2. nikolaytk

thanks much

3. AnimalAin

No sweat. Do math every day.

4. princeofwetlot

if you want a formula for it $\Large \frac{\text{final value} - \text{initial value}}{\text{initial value}}$