# Percentage Growth Calculator

Online **Percentage Growth Calculator** is an online tool used to calculate the annual percentage growth rate of any quantity from a present value to a future value.

## What is a Percentage Growth Calculator?

The Percentage Growth Calculator gets the present value, future value and the number of years and calculates the percentage growth rate within a few seconds.

### Percentage Growth Calculator

## How to Use the Percentage Growth Calculator?

Follow the steps shown below to use the calculator.

**Step 1**: Enter the present value, future value, and the number of years in the input boxes.**Step 2**: Click on "**Calculate**" to find the percentage growth.**Step 3**: Click on "**Reset**" to clear the fields and enter the new values.

## How to Find the Percentage Growth ?

The following formula helps in finding the percentage growth.

**Percentage Growth = ((Future Value - Present Value)/Present Value) × (1/Number of years) × 100**

Let us look at a solved example to understand more about percentage growth.

**Solved Examples on Percentage Growth Calculator**

**Example 1:**

The production of wheat in the year 2020 is 300 units and is expected to be about 600 units in the year 2025. Find the percentage growth rate in production.

**Solution: **

Present production of wheat (or) Present value = 300 units

Future expected production of wheat (or) Future value = 600 units

Number of years = 2025 - 2020 = 5 years

Percentage Growth Rate = (Future value - Present value)/Current value) × (1/Number of years) × 100

= ((600 - 300)/300) × (1/5) × 100

= (300/300) × (1/5) × 100

= 20%

Therefore the percentage growth in production of wheat is 20%.

**Example 2:**

The production of wheat in the year 2018 is 700 units and is expected to be about 1500 units in the year 2022. Find the percentage growth rate in production.

**Solution: **

Present production of wheat (or) Present value = 700 units

Future expected production of wheat (or) Future value = 1500 units

Number of years = 2022 - 2018 = 4 years

Percentage Growth Rate = (Future value - Present value)/Current value) × (1/Number of years) × 100

= ((1500 - 700)/700) × (1/4) × 100

= (800/700) × (1/4) × 100

= 28.57%

Therefore the percentage growth in production of wheat is 28.57%.

Now, try the calculator to find the percentage growth for the following values.

- Present value = 80 Future value = 150 Number of years = 2
- Present value = 100 Future value = 200 Number of years = 3

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