# 8 increased by 2 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 8 increased by 2 percent. What is 8 increased by 2%? It is 8.16, and the increase is 0.16. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 8 increased by 2% is

= 8.16

### How to increase the number 8 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 = 8, P = 2%

#### Solution for 8 increased by 2 percent(2%) -

Given number n = 8, P = 2%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 2% × 8
=> 2/100 × 8

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 2 with 8, then divide it by 100
• => 2 × 8/100 = 16/100 = 0.16
• Percentage Increase = 0.16
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 8 increased by 2%
• = 8 + 0.16
= 8.16

Therefore, result is for 8 increased by 2% is 8.16 and increase is 0.16.

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