# 23 is what percent of 163?

Apr 19, 2018

approx14.1%

#### Explanation:

To find the percent of one number out of another, you must take the first number (portion) and divide it by the second (total).

$\frac{23}{163} \approx .141$

From here, multiply the decimal by 100 to convert it into a percent.

.141*100=14.1%