# 17 increased by 2 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 17 increased by 2 percent. What is 17 increased by 2%? It is 17.34, and the increase is 0.34. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 17 increased by 2% is

= 17.34

### How to increase the number 17 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 = 17, P = 2%

#### Solution for 17 increased by 2 percent(2%) -

Given number n = 17, P = 2%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 2% × 17
=> 2/100 × 17

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 2 with 17, then divide it by 100
• => 2 × 17/100 = 34/100 = 0.34
• Percentage Increase = 0.34
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 17 increased by 2%
• = 17 + 0.34
= 17.34

Therefore, result is for 17 increased by 2% is 17.34 and increase is 0.34.

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