# HOW TO CALCULATE ERROR PERCENTAGE IN DEST/TYPING TEST

Hello Friends,

Aspirants generally are found in confusion to know how they should calculate percentage of errors in DEST/Typing Test. Therefore it becomes important to elaborate  it with some examples. First know the method of calculating typing error here:

FOR DEST
Let your errors in DEST as calculated by the above method are 4o. As you know the DEST passage is for 2000 key depressions, so your error in percentage is

(40/2000)*100 = 2
Means 2%

FOR TYPING TEST for LDC
Let your errors in TYPING TEST as calculated by the above method are 4o. As you know the TYPING TEST passage is for 1750 key depressions, so your error in percentage is

(40/1750)*100 = 2.29
Means 2.29%