Enter the total volume of puts and the total volume of calls into the Put to Call Ratio Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Put to Call Ratio.

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## Put to Call Ratio Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Put to Call Ratio.

PCR = P /C

- Where PCR is the Put to Call Ratio ( )
- P is the total volume of puts
- C is the total volume of calls

To calculate the put-to-call ratio, divide the volume of puts by the volume of calls.

## How to Calculate Put to Call Ratio?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Put to Call Ratio.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the total volume of puts.
- The total volume of puts is given as: 5,000.

- Next, determine the total volume of calls.
- The total volume of calls is provided as: 10,000.

- Finally, calculate the Put to Call Ratio using the equation above:

PCR = #P / #C

The values given above are inserted into the equation below and the solution is calculated:

PCR = 5,000 / 10,000 = .50

Example Problem #2:** **

For this problem, the variables required are provided below:

total volume of puts = 7,000

total volume of calls = 4,000

Test your knowledge using the equation and check your answer with the calculator above.

PCR = #P / #C** = ?**