get current cpu utilization in percentage linux
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linux check cpu usage

user8859

lscpu

# Or
cat /proc/cpuinfo

get current cpu utilization in percentage linux

user5554

awk '{u=$2+$4; t=$2+$4+$5; if (NR==1){u1=u; t1=t;} else print ($2+$4-u1) * 100 / (t-t1) "%"; }' \
<(grep 'cpu ' /proc/stat) <(sleep 1;grep 'cpu ' /proc/stat)

get current cpu utilization in percentage linux

user6664

top -bn1 | grep "Cpu(s)" | \
           sed "s/.*, *\([0-9.]*\)%* id.*/\1/" | \
           awk '{print 100 - $1"%"}'