Enter the total avoidable costs ($) and the number of units into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Avoidable Cost Per Unit.

## Avoidable Cost Per Unit Formula

AVCU = AVC / U

Variables:

- AVCU is the Avoidable Cost Per Unit ($/unit)
- ACV is the total avoidable costs ($)
- U is the number of units

To calculate Avoidable Cost Per Unit, divide the total avoidable costs by the number of units.

## How to Calculate Avoidable Cost Per Unit?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Avoidable Cost Per Unit.

- First, determine the total avoidable costs ($).
- Next, determine the number of units.
- Next, gather the formula from above = AVCU = AVC / U.
- Finally, calculate the Avoidable Cost Per Unit.
- After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem : **

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

total avoidable costs ($) = 1000

number of units = 300