Enter the number of pulses and the time (s) into the Pulse Rate Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Pulse Rate.

## Pulse Rate Formula

The following two example problems outline the steps and information needed to calculate the Pulse Rate.

PULSE = P / (T/60)
• Where PULSE is the Pulse Rate (pulses/min)
• P is the number of pulses
• T is the time (s)

To calculate the pulse rate, divide the number of pulses by the time.

## How to Calculate Pulse Rate?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Pulse Rate.

Example Problem #1:

1. First, determine the number of pulses.
• The number of pulses is given as: 75.
2. Next, determine the time (s).
• The time (s) is provided as: 30.
3. Finally, calculate the Pulse Rate using the equation above:

PULSE = P / (T/60)

The values provided above are inserted into the equation below and computed.

PULSE = 75 / (30/60) = 150 (pulses/min)

Example Problem #2:

For this problem, the variables required are provided below:

number of pulses = 100

time (s) = 50