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pourcentage

English translation of pourcentage

percent

The French word 'pourcentage' behaves similarly to the English word 'percent' in terms of usage. It is commonly used in math, finance, statistics, or to generally express a proportion out of 100. Just like in English, it is used to denote a part or fraction of a whole.


Example sentences using: pourcentage

Quel est le pourcentage de réussite?

English translation of Quel est le pourcentage de réussite?

What is the success rate?

This sentence is asking for a specific measurable value (%), denoting the rate of success in relation to an unspecified context.

Je dois calculer le pourcentage de profit.

English translation of Je dois calculer le pourcentage de profit.

I need to calculate the profit percentage.

This sentence denotes the speaker's requirement of calculating their profit's relative value or proportion.

Le pourcentage d'échec est assez élevé.

English translation of Le pourcentage d'échec est assez élevé.

The failure rate is quite high.

This sentence is stating that the proportion of failure (in relation to unspecified success) is high in their context.

Il y a eu une augmentation de pourcentage.

English translation of Il y a eu une augmentation de pourcentage.

There has been a percentage increase.

This sentence indicates that there has been a relative increase in an unspecified context or value.

Cette taxe représente un pourcentage important de nos revenus.

English translation of Cette taxe représente un pourcentage important de nos revenus.

This tax represents a significant percentage of our income.

This sentence means that a particular tax accounts for a major part of the speaker's income.

Un pourcentage de nos bénéfices est donné à la charité.

English translation of Un pourcentage de nos bénéfices est donné à la charité.

A percentage of our profits is given to charity.

This sentence signifies that the speaker donates a part of their profit to charity.

Mes notes ont augmenté d'un certain pourcentage.

English translation of Mes notes ont augmenté d'un certain pourcentage.

My grades have increased by a certain percentage.

This sentence indicates that the speaker's academic performance has improved to a certain degree.

Un pourcentage élevé de l'équipe est malade.

English translation of Un pourcentage élevé de l'équipe est malade.

A high percentage of the team is sick.

This sentence reveals that a significant portion of the team is currently not in good health.

Le pourcentage de réussite de ce cours est de 85%.

English translation of Le pourcentage de réussite de ce cours est de 85%.

The success rate for this course is 85%.

This sentence indicates that 85 out of every 100 students are successful in this course.

Le pourcentage d'erreurs dans le rapport était inacceptable.

English translation of Le pourcentage d'erreurs dans le rapport était inacceptable.

The percentage of errors in the report was unacceptable.

This sentence implies that the report had an unacceptable level of mistakes.

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