percentage in a sentence

Overall, the percentage of days abstinent tripled, from 25 to 73 percent during treatment.

What percentage of your salary do you have to pay in income tax? What percentage of the students are admitted to colleges?

The bank has hiked interest rates by almost a full percentage point.

The total is expressed as a percentage for the purposes of comparison.

Your budget should include a certain percentage for unanticipated costs.

The percentage of your income that is taxed increases with the amount earned.

He always contributes a certain percentage of his income to charity every month.

She invests a certain percentage of her earnings in the stock market each month.

Over the years, the percentage of marriages dissolving due to death has decreased.

The percentages of alcohol for various beers generally range from about 4 to 6.

perch Japan’s dependence on foreign trade is not necessarily very high as a percentage of GNP.

He has a clause in his contract which guarantees him a certain percentage of the profits.

The Green party was able to slightly increase its percentage of the vote in this election.

The percentage of income tax paid by the average American has more than doubled since 1953.

A large percentage of the population of Paraguay derives their living from agricultural activity.

The computer program will monitor your progress, and give you a percentage mark when you have finished.

The university pays a percentage of the tuition fees collected from certain students to overseas agents.

He isn’t interested in the taste of the beer, he just wants whatever has the highest percentage of alcohol.

Women in Sweden make up 40% of the members of Parliament, the highest percentage of any nation in the world.

I think that the percentage of students that have to repeat a level in this program is usually about 25% or less.

The Bank of Japan lowered its discount rate by half a percentage point Monday, bringing the key lending rate to .


Between 1975 and 1983, the percentage of children enrolled in elementary schools in Tanzania increased from 53 to 87 percent.