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Contribution Margin and Contribution Margin Ratio
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Formulas to calculate contribution margin and contribution margin ratio:

Contribution Margin = sales - variable costs.

Contribution Margin Ratio = (sales - variable costs)/sales.


Contribution margin and contribution margin ratio definition and explanation:

Contribution margin is the amount generated by sales to cover fixed costs.

The contribution margin ratio indicates the percent of sales available to cover fixed costs and profits.

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