# How Many Years Are There in a Century

A century is a period of **100 years**.
The word "century" comes from the Latin word "centum," which means 100. Therefore, there are 100 years in a century.

For example, the 20th century spanned from January 1, 1901, to December 31, 2000, while the 21st century began on January 1, 2001, and will end on December 31, 2100.

## Years in the 21st century

The 21st century is the period of 100 years that goes from January 1, 2001 to December 31, 2100.

## How many months are there in a century

There are 1200 months in a century

#### Century to months calculation:

There are 12 months in a year * 100 years in a century = **1200 months in a century**.

## How long is a century in weeks

There are 5214.29 weeks in a century

#### Century to weeks calculation:

There are 52.1429 weeks in a year * 100 years in a century = **5214.29 weeks in a century**.

## How Long is a Century in Days?

There are exactly 36,525 days in a century.

#### Century to days calculation:

There are 365.25 days in a year * 100 years in a century = **36,525 days in a century**.

## How Long is a Century in Hours?

There are 876,600 hours in a century

### Century to hours calculation

There are 24 hours in a day * 365.25 days in a year * 100 years in a century = **876,600 hours in a century**.

## How Long is a Century in Minutes?

A century is 52,596,000 minutes long.

### Century to minutes calculation

There are 60 minutes in an hour * 24 hours in a day * 365.25 days in a year * 100 years in a century = **52,596,000 minutes in a century**.

## How Long is a Century in Seconds?

A century is 3,155,760,000 seconds long.

### Century to seconds calculation

There are 60 seconds in a minute * 60 minutes in an hour * 24 hours in a day * 365.25 days in a year * 100 years in a century = **3,155,760,000 seconds in a century**.