How to Calculate Total Population Into a Percentage?

Answer Calculating percentages is an important skill to have, in math, science, social studies, economics and many related classes. A valuable exercise involves using the total population to calculate per... Read More »

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What percentage of the total prison population is comprised of female inmates?

During midyear 2009, females comprised about 7.1 percent of the total prison population, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. This number is up 2.6 percent from the end of 2000 to the end o... Read More »

How to Subtract a Percentage of a Total?

When a sale sign or tag declares that the price has been reduced 15 or 25 percent, the percentage amount can mean a whole lot less when compared to the original amount. For example, a 75-percent pr... Read More »

What percentage of the population has RA?

Approximately 1.3 million adults suffer from rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As of June 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau reported the popula... Read More »

What is the total adult population of the United States?

In 2010, the US Census Bureau began an accurate count of the population of the United States. The latest estimate in 2009 was 307,006,550 million people with 24% of that number 18 years old or youn... Read More »