Enter the total number of items sold by the business and the average price per item sold ($/item) into the Business Sales Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Business Sales. 

Business Sales Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Business Sales. 

BS = #IS * APPI

  • Where BS is the Business Sales ($)
  • #IS is the total number of items sold by the business 
  • APPI is the average price per item sold ($/item) 

How to Calculate Business Sales?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Business Sales.

Example Problem #1:

  1. First, determine the total number of items sold by the business. 
    1. The total number of items sold by the business is given as: 40.
  2. Next, determine the average price per item sold ($/item). 
    1. The average price per item sold ($/item) is provided as: 20.
  3. Finally, calculate the Business Sales using the equation above: 

BS = #IS * APPI

The values given above are inserted into the equation below:

BS = 40 * 20 = 800 ($)


Example Problem #2: 

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

total number of items sold by the business = 50

average price per item sold ($/item) = 10

This example problem is a test of your knowledge on the subject. Use the calculator above to check your answer. 

BS = #IS * APPI = ?