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1. We assume, that the number 214000 is 100% - because it's the output value of the task.
2. We assume, that x is the value we are looking for.
3. If 100% equals 214000, so we can write it down as 100%=214000.
4. We know, that x% equals 117000 of the output value, so we can write it down as x%=117000.
5. Now we have two simple equations:
1) 100%=214000
2) x%=117000
where left sides of both of them have the same units, and both right sides have the same units, so we can do something like that:
100%/x%=214000/117000
6. Now we just have to solve the simple equation, and we will get the solution we are looking for.

7. Solution for 117000 is what percent of 214000

100%/x%=214000/117000
(100/x)*x=(214000/117000)*x       - we multiply both sides of the equation by x
100=1.8290598290598*x       - we divide both sides of the equation by (1.8290598290598) to get x
100/1.8290598290598=x
54.672897196262=x
x=54.672897196262

now we have:
117000 is 54.672897196262% of 214000