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Excel percentage calculation

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I am attempting to work out the conversion rate of calls taken to sales achieved as a %, ie 10 calls and 6 sales = ? as a %. ( I have 3 columns C,(calls) H(a specific item) & I( anoth specific item), so the calculation should be C-(H+I), right ? and then that answer should be a %Excel Sheet.jpg

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best response confirmed by Sergei Baklan (MVP)
Solution

@Dave_Rankinfuzzy12 

=(H3+I3)/C3

 

Format the cell with the formula as a percentage. Fill down.

Many, many thanks for your help, worked perfectly.