# How do you write 1/8 as a percent?

Let us see how to write 1/8 as its equivalent percentage

## Answer: 1/8 as an equivalent percentage is 12.5%

## Explanation

Divide 1 by 8 and multiply 100 to find the equivalent *percentage*

1 ÷ 8 = 0.125

Multiplying by 100, we get

0.125 × 100 = 12.5

therefore 1/8 = 12.5%