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krisstanley

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I need a formula that will calculate what the difference between two numbers is as a percentage of increase.
 

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PaddyD

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kind of know what you mean, but how about posting back with a worked out example...

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Aladin Akyurek

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On 2002-09-11 17:30, krisstanley wrote:
I need a formula that will calculate what the difference between two numbers is as a percentage of increase.

Why not give an example to exclude any misunderstanding?
 

krisstanley

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trying to calculate last years income versus this years income, want to show what percentage the increase is.
$13,716.68 YTD thru pp 13 2001
$19,141.05 YTD thru pp 13 2002
$5,424.37 difference
???? percent of increase
 

PaddyD

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this sort of thing?
Book7
ABCD
1Last13716.68
2This19141.05
3Difference5424.37
4%Increaseonlastyear40%
5allatonce:40%
6
7
Sheet3


Format the results as percents

Paddy
 

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