Arabic percent sign and percent signs in RTL scripts

Jukka K. Korpela jkorpela at
Tue Feb 4 13:37:06 CST 2014

2014-02-04 19:05, James Lin wrote:

> For Arabic, percentage sign is fixed on the left side of the digit: %10

There seem to be different opinions and practices on this. In the CLDR 
database, the formats have “%” (the Ascii percent sign) on the right of 
the number, as far as I can see; Arabic inherits the root settings for 


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