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Defining a variable correctly

Posted on 2014-03-29
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Folks,
I have a calculated value of .5226789654. However, I only need to check .5226 and my feeble attempts below are failing:

Dim Gender As Double
Gender = 0.5226
Range("E4").Select
Selection.NumberFormat = ".####"
If Range("E4").Value <> Gender Then
    MsgBox "Male % between 0-4 is wrong!", vbExclamation, "Wrong Percentage!"
    Worksheets("2DBarClustered").Range("E4").ClearContents
     Range("E4").Select
     Exit Sub
 End If

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aikimark earned 500 total points
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Use currency data type
Dim Gender As Currency

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by:Frank Freese
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It's not currency but a percent
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by:Frank Freese
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currency seemed to work
thanks
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by:Frank Freese
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thank you
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