# What is 1/16 as a percent

Converting a fraction to percent means converting the whole into 100 and find how many are considered out of 100.

## Answer: 1/16 is equivalent to 6.25%.

Let's understand the conversion of a fraction to a percentage.

**Explanation:**

To convert a fraction to percent, we multiply it by 100.

Therefore, 1/16 = 1/16 × 100 %

= 100/16 %

= 6.25 %

In short, to convert a fraction to percent, multiply it by 100 followed by the symbol %.