**What is estimated revenue?**

**The estimated revenue represents projected earnings for a given accounting period such as monthly, annual, quarterly. The amount of revenue is usually estimated from multiple sources during the accounting period. **

## How to calculate estimated revenue?

**To calculate estimated revenue and create projection, you need to do the following steps:**

**Define the number of sales you are going to sell in the next accounting period.****Calculate income that you can achieve****Calculate possible expenses in the next period****Subtract expenses from income (projected values)****You will get estimated revenue.**

The term “estimated revenue” usually implies that final revenue will not be 100% accurate. So, for example, when youtube estimates revenue that you can get next month, it creates an estimated projection, but the final number will be different.

## What is youtube’s estimated revenue?

Youtube’s estimated revenue is a projection of your payment based on estimated net revenue from ads on your videos. The youtube estimated revenue is usually 98% accurate. However, false clicks deduction and other adjustments are possible, and future revenue can be different.

## How to find estimated revenue growth for an industry?

To find estimated revenue growth, do the following steps:

- First, in Excel, calculate Revenue Growth Rate by subtracting the first-month revenue from the second-month revenue.
- In the next step, divide the result by the first month’s revenue and multiply by 100.
- Then turn the number into a percentage.
- Do the same procedure every two months (any accounting period).
- Calculate estimated revenue growth as the average value of all percentage numbers