# Manuals/calci/DAVERAGE

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DAVERAGE (Array,Field,Criteria)

• Where 'Array' is the range of cells that makes up the list or database
• 'Field' shows which column is used in the function and
• 'Criteria' is the range of cells that contains the specified criteria.
• DAVERAGE(), returns the average of selected database entries.

## Description

DAVERAGE (Array,Field,Criteria)

It averages the values in a column of a list or database that match the specified condition.

• A 'Field' argument can be expressed as "Price" (a column name) or 3 (position of column number).
• Criteria can be any range on the 'Calci' with minimum of one column and at least one row indicating the condition.
• The Criteria columns should not overlap the list of data.
• DCOUNT() can be used to count the cells having numbers from a list or database that match a specified criteria.
• DCOUNTA() can be used to count the number of non-blank cells from a list of database that match a specified criteria.

## Examples

Consider the following table using ZCalci with Stationary Items, Quantity, Price and Percentage Profit.

 A B C D 1 Item Quantity Price Profit 2 Pen >10 3 Item Quantity Price Profit 4 Pen 12 40 2 5 Pencil 20 20 1 6 Books 25 75 5 7 Pen 30 93.33 4

= DAVERAGE(A3:D7,"Price",A1:B2) : Calculates the average price of Pens in the range A3 to D7, for the cells with Quantity>10.
Returns 66.66499999999999 as a result.

= DAVERAGE(A3:D7,2,A1:B2) : Calculates the average number of Pens in the range A3 to D7, for the cells with Quantity>10.
Returns 21 as a result.

= DAVERAGE(A3:D7,"Quantity",A3:D7) : Calculates the average number of all items in the range A3 to D7.
Returns 21.75 as a result.

= DAVERAGE(A3:D7,4,A3:D7) : Calculates the average of percentage profit of all the items in the range A3 to D7.
Returns 3 as a result.

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