1 in 5 is What Percent


Question: 1 in 5 is what percent?

Percentage is a fraction or a ratio in which the value of whole is always 100

Answer: 1 in 5 is 20 percent

Let's evaluate the expression

Explanation:

We know that,

Percentage= (Value/Total Value)×100

In order to find out what percent is 1 in 5, we multiply 1/5 by 100

=> (1/5) × 100 = 20

Thus, 1 in 5 is 20 percent