# Twelve thousand people played a lottery game. Eighteen people won some money on the game. What percent of the players won money on this game?

##### 1 Answer

May 26, 2017

#### Answer:

0.15% of the players won the game.

#### Explanation:

To find percentage, you use the formula

In your case, the portion is 18 and the whole is 12,000.

Input these values into the formula so that

When calculated this equals