Enter the total cost and the number of cans into the calculator to determine the average cost per can.

## Cost Per Can Formula

The following equation is used to calculate the .

CPC = TC / C

- Where CPC is the cost per can ($/can)
- TC is the total cost ($)
- #C is the number of cans

To calculate the cost per can, divide the total cost by the number of cans.

## What is the average Cost Per Can?

Definition:

**The average cost to produce a 12-ounce can of soda is around 10 cents per can.**

The average cost per can is the ratio of total fixed cost plus total variable cost to the number of cans.