After your document has been checked, we provide a total score as a percentage in the top right of your report (example below). This score is calculated as the weighted average of all matches in your text.

For example, if half of your paper contains sentences that each appear 100% plagiarized, then your total score would be 50%.

However, if half of your paper contained sentences that each appear 50% plagiarized, then your total score would be 25%.