Solved

Excel VBA or Application: Percentile estimates

Posted on 2003-12-10
2
625 Views
Last Modified: 2006-11-17
Can excel estimate percentile estimates? I want to be able to give Excel a range of number and have it caculate the 25%-tile and 75%-tile.
0
Comment
Question by:ys79
  • 2
2 Comments
 
LVL 80

Accepted Solution

by:
byundt earned 125 total points
Comment Utility
Hi ys79,
=PERCENTILE(A1:A500,0.25)    returns the 25%-tile
=PERCENTILE(A1:A500,0.75)    returns the 75%-tile


Cheers!

Brad
0
 
LVL 80

Expert Comment

by:byundt
Comment Utility
ys79,
Thanks for the grade!
Brad
0

Featured Post

Do You Know the 4 Main Threat Actor Types?

Do you know the main threat actor types? Most attackers fall into one of four categories, each with their own favored tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Join & Write a Comment

Introduction Perhaps more familiar to developers who primarily use VBScript than to developers who tend to work only with Microsoft Office and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), the Dictionary is a powerful and versatile class, and is useful …
Entering a date in Microsoft Access can be tricky. A typo can cause month and day to be shuffled, entering the day only causes an error, as does entering, say, day 31 in June. This article shows how an inputmask supported by code can help the user a…
This video shows where to find the word count, how to display it, and what it breaks down to in Microsoft Word.
The viewer will learn how to use the =DISCRINV command to create a discrete random variable, use this command to model a set of probabilities and outcomes in a Monte Carlo simulation, and learn how to find the standard deviation of a set of probabil…

743 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

7 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now