# Manuals/calci/YEARBASIS

YEARBASIS(Date, Basis)

where

• represents a start date, and
• is the type of day count basis to use.
• YEARBASIS() calculates the number of days in the year for the mentioned date with respect to basis count.

## Description

YEARBASIS(Date, Basis)

• YEARBASIS() returns the number of days in the year for the mentioned date with respect to basis count.
• should be entered either in 'date format' or 'date returned using formula'. If date is not valid, Calci displays #N/A error message.
• value is optional. If omitted, Calci assumes it to be 0.
• We can use the DD/MM/YYYY format also. For Example:"14/5/2005[DD/MM/YYYY]".

Below table shows the use of values:

Basis Description
0 US (NASD) 30/360
1 Actual/actual
2 Actual/360
3 Actual/365
4 European 30/360
• If value is other than 0 to 4, Calci displays #N/A error message.

## Examples

YEARBASIS(Date, Basis) function with inputs in order is calculated as follows:

 1/4/2008 10/10/2008 4
```=YEARBASIS(A1,A3) : Calculates the number of days in the year for cell A1 for basis count 4. Returns 360 as a result.
```
```=YEARBASIS(A2,A3) : Calculates the number of days in the year for cell A2 for basis count 4. Returns 360 as a result.
```
```=YEARBASIS(DATE(2014,1,1),0) : Calculates the number of days in the year for the specified date for basis count 0. Returns 360 as a result.
```
```=YEARBASIS(DATE(2014,1,1),1) : Calculates the number of days in the year for the specified date for basis count 1.  Returns 365 as a result.
```
```=YEARBASIS(DATE(2014,1,1),2) : Calculates the number of days in the year for the specified date for basis count 2.  Returns 360 as a result.
```
```=YEARBASIS(DATE(2014,1,1),3) : Calculates the number of days in the year for the specified date for basis count 3.  Returns 365 as a result.
```
```=YEARBASIS(DATE(2014,1,1)) : Calculates the number of days in the year for the specified date. Here basis count is omitted.  Returns 360 as a result.
=YEARBASIS("21/10/2042[DD/MM/YYYY]") =360
```

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