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Cognos 8 percentage calculation

Posted on 2008-06-13
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Hi

I am using cognos 8 i would like to divide the results of 2 columns and give the result as a percentage in a new column. Can anyone help me with this please?

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Adam
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Is this based on a relational or cube data source?

Which studio is this in (Analysis, Report or Query)?

Generally speaking, you just need to drag a calculation object on to the data grid, and put the calculation expression that you want in it. You can access your other two source columns when you build the expression.
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Thanks thats great!!

I am going to post an other question this time about using prompts and queries from the prompts if you are interested it would be great
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