# 1 increased by 2 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 1 increased by 2 percent. What is 1 increased by 2%? It is 1.02, and the increase is 0.02. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 1 increased by 2% is

= 1.02

### How to increase the number 1 by 2 percent?

With the help of given formula we can get the the percent increase value -

formula 1: Percentage increase = P% × n, P = Percent, n = Number

formula 2: Result = n + Percentage increase
Here we have, n = 1, P = 2%

#### Solution for 1 increased by 2 percent(2%) -

Given number n = 1, P = 2%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 2% × 1
=> 2/100 × 1

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 2 with 1, then divide it by 100
• => 2 × 1/100 = 2/100 = 0.02
• Percentage Increase = 0.02
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 1 increased by 2%
• = 1 + 0.02
= 1.02

Therefore, result is for 1 increased by 2% is 1.02 and increase is 0.02.

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