Enter the total number of wins and total number of games played or attempts at a given take to calculate the winning percentage. How much do you win?

## Win Percentage Formula

The following formula is used to calculate a win percentage:

W% = W/A*100

- Where W% is the win percentage
- W is the total wins
- A is the total attempts or total games played

## Win Percentage Definition

A win percentage is a ratio of the total number of wins to the total number of attempts or games played multiplied by 100.

## How to calculate win percentage?

Calculating the winning percentage of a sports team or game is as simple as calculating the percentage of any other set of numbers. When it comes to winning percentage however, sometimes a ratio or decimal is used to display the values.

A decimal is usually used in sports. For example, if a team wins 50 games out of 100, they have a a 50% win rate, but typically this is displayed by .500. Ever heard the saying above or below 500? That comes from the decimal above. If you win more than 50% of your matches, then you are “above 500”.

## FAQ

**What is a win percentage?**

A win percentage is a ratio of the total number of wins to the total number of attempts or games played multiplied by 100.