## How do you make a pie chart with percentages and values?

Right click any slice on your chart, and select Format Data Labelsâ€¦ in the context menu. On the Format Data Labels pane, select either the Value or Percentage box, or both as in the following example. Percentages will be calculated by Excel automatically with the entire pie representing 100%.

## How do you add percentages to a pie chart in Excel?

Select the data set and go to the Insert tab at the top of the Excel window. Now, select Insert Doughnut or Pie chart. A drop-down will appear….Show percentage in a pie chart:

- Select the pie chart.
- Right-click on it. A pop-down menu will appear.
- Click on the Format Data Labels option.

**How do you you calculate percentages in Excel?**

The basic formula for calculating a percentage is =part/total. Say you want to reduce a particular amount by 25%, like when you’re trying to apply a discount. Here, the formula will be: =Price*1-Discount %.

**What is a pie chart in Excel?**

The Pie Chart is a primary chart type in Excel. Pie charts are meant to express a “part to whole” relationship, where all pieces together represent 100%. Pie charts work best to display data with a small number of categories (2-5).

### How do you calculate a pie chart?

Reading Pie Charts To calculate the percentage each slice is worth, measure the angle of each slice and divide this by 360 then multiply it by 100 . To find the number of pieces of data each slice represents, multiply the percentage that each slice is worth by the total number of the data sets.

### How do you find the value of a pie chart?

A pie is used to represent data in a pie chart. To find the total number of pieces in data, we have to multiply the pie percentage by the total number, and then divide it by 100. For example to find the value of 20% where the total number of data is equal to 150. The value calculated will be 20% of the pie slice.