troubleshooting Question

How to reference a header in a structured table without an error?

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Anthony MellorFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Please note all other references are already structured.
In this image see the B1 and C1 references in this structured table?
How do I use structured references to B1 and C1?
This is a problem because B1 and C1 are in the Headers row and not inside the table itself.

I have seen this:
but not managed to make that work yet.When I apply that idea it then replicates in to the whole column and the results are wrong, see here:

 whereas I need the comparison to be only to "the row above" - like ROW()-1 type of thing. Or of course to avoid the comparison if it is outside the table range.
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