Below is data about one of the fastest-growing jobs, by number of 2004 employees and expected employees in 2014.
Find the percent increase, to the nearest tenth of a percent, in the number of employees in the occupation from 2004 to 2014.
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The number of employees in 2004 `= 68`
The number of employees in 2014 `= 170`
The increase in employees `= 170-68 = 102`
The percent increase wrt 2004 `= 102/68 xx 100 %`
`= 150 %`
The percent increase expected is 150%.
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