# Business Days between two Dates Calculator

 Start Date: End Date: Business Days Count Business Days Only Saturday is a Business Day
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Calculating the number of business days between two dates can be a useful task when working with schedules, project timelines, or financial data. With the Business Days between two Dates Calculator, you can quickly and easily calculate the number of business days between any two dates. In this tutorial, we will provide step-by-step instructions on how to use the calculator, some interesting facts about business days and calendars, and the formula used to calculate business days.

## Step-by-Step Instructions:

2. Enter the start date in the "Start Date" field.
3. Enter the end date in the "End Date" field.
4. Click on the "Calculate" button to get the number of business days.

## Interesting Facts:

• The concept of a "weekend" as we know it today was introduced in the early 20th century, with most countries adopting a five-day workweek.
• The standard business week in the United States consists of Monday through Friday, although some businesses may operate on Saturdays as well.
• The concept of a calendar has been around for thousands of years, with the ancient Egyptians and Babylonians developing systems for tracking time based on the movements of the sun and moon.

## Formula:

The formula used to calculate the number of business days between two dates is:

Business Days = Total Days - Weekends - Holidays

The formula calculates the number of business days as the difference between the total number of days between the start and end dates, the weekends (i.e., Saturdays and Sundays) between these dates, and any holidays that occur during this period.

For example, if the start date is Monday, May 2, 2022, and the end date is Friday, May 13, 2022, there are:

• Total Days: 12 days
• Weekends: 2 weekends (4 days)
• Holidays: 0

Therefore, the number of business days is 8 days (12 total days - 4 weekends - 0 holidays).

The number of business days is: