Enter the words per page and the characters per word into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Characters Per Page. 

Characters Per Page Formula



  • CPP is the Characters Per Page (characters/page)
  • WPP is the words per page
  • CPW is the characters per word

To calculate Characters Per Page, multiply the words per page by the number of characters per word.

How to Calculate Characters Per Page?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Characters Per Page.

  1. First, determine the words per page. 
  2. Next, determine the characters per word. 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = CPP = WPP * CPW.
  4. Finally, calculate the Characters Per Page.
  5. 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.

words per page = 100

characters per word = 200