Enter the initial price ($) and the final price ($) into the Percentage Change In Price Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Percentage Change In Price.

## Percentage Change In Price Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Percentage Change In Price.

**PC = (FP-IP)/IP * 100**

- Where PC is the Percentage Change In Price (%)
- IP is the initial price ($)
- FP is the final price ($)

## How to Calculate Percentage Change In Price?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Percentage Change In Price.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the initial price ($).
- The initial price ($) is given as: 40.

- Next, determine the final price ($).
- The final price ($) is provided as: 50.

- Finally, calculate the Percentage Change In Price using the equation above:

PC = (FP-IP)/IP * 100

The values given above are inserted into the equation below:

PC = (50-40)/40 * 100 = +25 (%)

Example Problem #2:** **

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

initial price ($) = 60

final price ($) = 30

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