# 26 increased by 55 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 26 increased by 55 percent. What is 26 increased by 55%? It is 40.3, and the increase is 14.3. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 26 increased by 55% is

= 40.3

### How to increase the number 26 by 55 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 = 55%

#### Solution for 26 increased by 55 percent(55%) -

Given number n = 26, P = 55%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 55% × 26
=> 55/100 × 26

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 55 with 26, then divide it by 100
• => 55 × 26/100 = 1430/100 = 14.3
• Percentage Increase = 14.3
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 26 increased by 55%
• = 26 + 14.3
= 40.3

Therefore, result is for 26 increased by 55% is 40.3 and increase is 14.3.

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