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Calculating values in preview year

Hello Dears


My question can be very simple but very common and I'm sure someone had same problem.

I have a table with following fields


2-year (text field) 4 positions Ex: 2016



I need to get the value of sales from 2015 and compare with 2014 (preview year) in a new column.

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Example, for USA 2015 the year value is 25851 but I need compare it with 2014... 20394....

In the final, I need to express the difference in percentage in 2015... Diff = (25851-20394) / 20394 = 27% of increase.


Please, some guru to help me. Thanks

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Hey @mattosed


It is very common to  YoY growth %,  YoY comparison etc. I'm sure there are tons of posts on this. One thing you need to do this kind of comparison, a continuous date table and it will drive rest of the calculations


Here is quick link which will help


If you need further help, send me private message with your email and I will send you pbix file as a reference. Cheers!

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