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Use the Absolute change calculator to calculate the absolute change between two numbers, this may be an investment, return on investment or profit margin.
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Absolute change measures the exact numerical change between two numbers.
Absolute change equals an ending number minus a beginning number.
You can calculate absolute change for situations in which you don't need to compare a change to another number.
The absolute change in a business investment may be an increase of 50,000 dollars in two years.
Absolute change is different to relative change:
The relative change in a business investment may grow by 3 percent of its previous return.
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