# Turn 2.17 into a percent

Write decimals in percent form. Get answers to questions like: Turn 2.17 into a percent or how do you express 2.17 as a percent. Use the decimal as a percent calculator below to write any decimal in percent form.

## How to convert from decimal to percent

### Let's see this example:

We wish to express the number 2.17 as a percentage. So, to convert this number to percent, we should multiply it by 100.

In this case, multiplying 2.17 by 100 we get 217 (the value in percent form).

➥ The ease way:

- Step 1: Shift the decimal point two places to the right: 2.17 → 21.7 → 217.
- Step 2: Add a percent sign: 217%

2.17 is the same as 217% in percent.