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What is the percentage change (increase / decrease) from V1 to V2 ?

What is the percentage difference between V1 and V2?

The Percentage Change Calculator is used to calculate the percentage change from one numeric value to another. If you want to calculate the increase, decrease or percentage deviation, the tool above is for you.

## The formula

Generally, if V1 represents the old value and V2 the new one, the percentage change is calculated by the following formula:

### Excel / Spreed sheets formula

=((cell2-cell1)/cell1)*100

**Steps:**

- Replace the intial value or V1 with cell1.
- And the final value or V2 with cell2.

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