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How to calculate the percentage between two dates in Excel?

Supposing, I have a list of tasks with start date and end date, now, I want to calculate the percentage of completion of the task based on today’s date as the following screenshot shown. How could you solve this job in Excel?

Calculate the percentage of completion between two dates with formula


Calculate the percentage of completion between two dates with formula

For calculating the percentage of completion of task between two dates, please apply the below formula:

1. Enter this formula into a blank cell where you want to get the result:

=(DATEDIF(B2,TODAY(),"d")+1)/(DATEDIF(B2,C2,"d")+1)

Note: In this formula, B2 is the start date cell, and C2 is the end date cell.

2. Then, drag the fill handle down to the cells you want to apply this formula, and you will get the result as below screenshot shown:

3. Keep selecting the formula cells, and then click Percentage Style under the Home tab in the Number group, and you will get the percentage value as following screenshot shown:


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