# Square centimeters to square decimeters (sq cm to sq dm)

area conversions » square centimeter conversions » sq cm to sq dm## Square centimeters to square decimeters conversion table (chart)

The conversion table to the right is a default, short version of the square centimeters to square decimeters conversion table. You also have an option to create the square centimeters to square decimeters conversion table for the specific values you need. You can choose the initial value (in square centimeters), the increment and the number of rows you want to show up in the conversion table.To create your customized square centimeters to square decimeters conversion table, click on the 'create conversion table' button.

square centimeter (sq cm) | square decimeter (sq dm) |

10 | 0.1 |

20 | 0.2 |

30 | 0.3 |

40 | 0.4 |

50 | 0.5 |

60 | 0.6 |

70 | 0.7 |

80 | 0.8 |

## Conversion Formula

By using the online converter calculator on this page, you can calculate how many square decimeters are in 'X' square centimeters (X is the number of square centimeters you want to convert to square decimeters). In order to convert a value from square centimeters to square decimeters (from sq cm to sq dm) simply type the number of square centimeters to be converted to square decimeters and then click on the 'convert' button. The formula used for converting a specific value from square centimeters to square decimeters is:

X square centimeters * cf = Y square decimeters

where

X = the specific value to be converted (in square centimeters)

cf = the conversion factor from square centimeters to square decimeters

Y = the result (in square decimeters)

*Example*

Let's suppose that you have a value of area of 957 square centimeters and want to express it in square decimeters.

957 sq cm = (957 × 0.01) sq dm

957 sq cm = 9.57 sq dm

## Conversion factor

1 square centimeter is equal to 0.01 square decimeter

(1 sqcm = 0.01 sqdm )

## Related topics

- To convert from square centimeters to any other area/surface unit, go to convert from square centimeters
- To convert from a unit of area other than square centimeter, go to all area conversions
- If you want to do the reverse unit conversion from
**square decimeters to square centimeters**, go to convert square decimeters to square centimeters