how to determine the value of a cell

how do I write in formula
if A3 > 1000 < 2000 then this cell = 1
or if A3 >2000 < 3000 then this cell = 2
or if A3 >3000 <4000 then this cell = 3 etc ?
Europa MacDonaldChief slayer of dragonsAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Patrick MatthewsCommented:
Are you basically trying to see how many thousands there are?  If so:

Europa MacDonaldChief slayer of dragonsAuthor Commented:
sorry , doesnt mean much to me
Learn SQL Server Core 2016

This course will introduce you to SQL Server Core 2016, as well as teach you about SSMS, data tools, installation, server configuration, using Management Studio, and writing and executing queries.

Europa MacDonaldChief slayer of dragonsAuthor Commented:
no sorry, not thousands, that was just an example
zorvek (Kevin Jones)ConsultantCommented:
Something like this:



Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Patrick MatthewsCommented:
Well, you could use nested IF statements, but I find those difficult to read and understand.  You could use VLOOKUP.

If you put these values into, say, A1:B10 on a worksheet named Lookup:

Start At      Value
-1.00E+99      N/A
1000      1
2000      2
3000      3
4000      4
5000      5
6000      6
7000      7
8000      N/A

You could then use a formula like this to retrieve the reported values:


See this file for an example of the above:


For more info on VLOOKUP, please see my article

It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft Excel

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.