Quartz | Level 8

## How to convert decimal to precentage

I need to pull everything that is 50% or greater..
Here is my data step

Data reports;
Set reports;
Output=(max/balance)*100;
Run;

Max= 500. Balance=
output = 62.500
I need it to show 62
Thanks
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Diamond | Level 26

## Re: How to convert decimal to precentage

And why does 62.5 = 62, are you rounding to lowest, rounding to nearest etc?

```data reports;
set reports;
output=floor((max/balance)*100);
run;```

Here I show to round down to nearest int.  You could use round() function, or int() etc.

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Diamond | Level 26

## Re: How to convert decimal to precentage

And why does 62.5 = 62, are you rounding to lowest, rounding to nearest etc?

```data reports;
set reports;
output=floor((max/balance)*100);
run;```

Here I show to round down to nearest int.  You could use round() function, or int() etc.

Quartz | Level 8

## Re: How to convert decimal to precentage

Thank you
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