Strings or Decimals

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by Josh

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js">
</script>
<div class="targetee">
</div>
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    var percentGoal;
};
</script>

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Test Ops/sec
Stringy
percentGoal = '.33';
$('.targetee').height(percentGoal * 100);
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Decimaly
percentGoal = 0.33;
$('.targetee').height(percentGoal * 100);
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