# What is 3% as Decimal?

## Question: What is 3% as decimal?

A decimal number can be defined as a number whose whole number part and the fractional part is separated by a decimal point

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

## Answer: 3% as a decimal is 0.03

In general, x% is represented as x/100

## Explanation:

In order to find out 3 percent as a decimal, we divide 3 by 100

=> 3/100 = 0.03

Dividing 3 by 100 gives us 0.03

### Thus, 3% as a decimal is 0.03

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