# What is 1% as a fraction?

Percent means per hundred or for every hundred. We represent it as %.

## Answer: 1% as a fraction is 1/100

There are three simple steps to convert percent to fraction. Let us look at these three steps below.

**Explanation:**

The steps are:

**Step 1:** Drop the percent symbol %

**Step 2:** Divide it by 100

**Step 3:** Reduce the fraction so obtained.

Now, 1% = 1/100

This cannot be reduced further as HCF of the two numbers is 1