# 5 out of 8 is what percent?

Updated on July 18, 2023

Answer: 5 out of 8 is 62.5 percent.

## Understanding Percentages

To convert a fraction to a percentage, divide the numerator by the denominator and multiply by 100. Here, 5 out of 8, or 5/8, equals 62.5%.

## FAQ on Percentages

### What is 1/8 as a decimal?

1/8 as a decimal is 0.125.

### What is 4/8 as a decimal?

4/8 as a decimal is 0.5.

### What is 8/8 as a decimal?

8/8 as a decimal is 1.