Enter the words per page and the words per line into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Lines Per Page. 

Lines Per Page Formula



  • LPP is the Lines Per Page (lines/page)
  • WPP is the words per page
  • WPL is the words per line

To calculate Lines Per Page, divide the words per page by the average number of words per line.

How to Calculate Lines Per Page?

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

  1. First, determine the words per page. 
  2. Next, determine the words per line. 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = LPP = WPP / WPL.
  4. Finally, calculate the Lines 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

words per line = 12