# 26 increased by 2 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 26 increased by 2 percent. What is 26 increased by 2%? It is 26.52, and the increase is 0.52. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 26 increased by 2% is

= 26.52

### How to increase the number 26 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 = 26, P = 2%

#### Solution for 26 increased by 2 percent(2%) -

Given number n = 26, P = 2%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 2% × 26
=> 2/100 × 26

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 2 with 26, then divide it by 100
• => 2 × 26/100 = 52/100 = 0.52
• Percentage Increase = 0.52
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 26 increased by 2%
• = 26 + 0.52
= 26.52

Therefore, result is for 26 increased by 2% is 26.52 and increase is 0.52.

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