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How to type the Per Thousand (or it’s official name ‘Per Mille’) sign ‰ into Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint.
Per Thousand / Per Mille sign codes
Decimal: 8240 Hex: 2030
Use the Hex code in Word as a shortcut to enter any symbol. The Hex code lets you find the Per Thousand/Per Mille symbol quickly in the Insert Symbol dialog or Windows Character Map (see below)
Web: ‰ ‰
FYI only, Web codes aren’t used in Microsoft Office.
Insert | Insert Symbols
Use the standard Word symbol shortcut 2030 then Alt + X
Once in a document you can copy it to AutoCorrect and make your own shortcut.
Insert | Symbols | Symbol and look for the Per Thousand / Per Mille character ‰
Insert | Symbols | Symbol and look for the Per Thousand / Per Mille character.
In Windows there are several shortcuts to enter the degree character into any program but they use a numeric keypad, not the number row above the letters.
Alt + 8240
Alt + 2030
Windows Character Map
The Windows Character Map accessory in all Windows releases
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