I would like to know if there is any way to get the Grand Total Row or Column be an average instead of a sum when working with an OLAP Pivot Table?
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Posted 29 March 2017 - 12:54 PM
The totals and subtotals in pivot tables (both standard and OLAP) always use the same aggregate method as the rest of the row or column. For example, if the column is showing a SUM, the grand total will also show a SUM.
You can add averages, counts, etc. by adding new columns that calculate these values.
You can see how to use different aggregation methods in pivot tables in the video lesson: Expert Skills Lesson 5-16 Display multiple summations within a single pivot table.
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