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I wanted to know what is the formal name of the (gain/cost)x100 ratio calculation (growth rate perhaps?). Any clarification would be greatly appreciated.

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Is the gain in your ratio a net gain or a gross gain? –  Ubiquitous Apr 13 at 12:34

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You could call it a benefit–cost ratio.

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You could refer to it as the 'Relative Gain', possibly.

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