Enter the total number of saves and the total number of shots into the calculator to determine the save percentage.

Save Percentage Formula

The following formula is used to calculate a save percentage.

S% = Tsave / Tshot *100

  • Where S% is the save percentage
  • Tsave is the total number of saves
  • Tshot is the total number of shots on goal

What is a save percentage?

Definition:

A save percentage is used in hockey to describe the rate of saves with respect to the total number of shots on goal and expressed as a percentage.

How to caclulate save percentage?

Example:

The following example shows how to calculate a save percentage given the total number of shots on goal and the total number of saves.

First, determine the total number of shots on goal. In this example, there were 500 shots on goal.

Next, determine the total number of saves. This goalie managed to save 475 of those shots.

Finally, calculate the save percentage using the formula above:

S% = Tsave / Tshot *100

S% = 475 / 500*100

S% = 95%