A percent is simply a proportion out of 100.
The percentage is 100 times the proportion.
Converting a ratio to a percent is not the same as solving a proportion.
It is the value which represents the proportion as a part of 100.
Percent or percentage
It is a proportion of 100.
100/62 is the appropriate proportion.
A percent is a proportion with the denominator equalling 100.
Part = Base*Percent/100Proportion = Part/Base = (Base*Percent/100)*Base = Percent/100.
0.04 or 4%