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Anonymous
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Return filtered column if any in a measure as a variable

Hello everyone

 

I am trying to create a one-size-fits-all measure for multiple tables, but I got stuck somewhere.

 

Below is a dummy case:

 

Raw Data

 

YearStoreProductLocationRevenue
1/1/2019AIce CreamNew York $           500
1/1/2019ABeerNew York $           500
1/1/2019BIce CreamLittle Rock $           100
1/1/2019BBeerLittle Rock $           500
1/1/2019BChipsLittle Rock $           450
1/1/2019CIce CreamDenver $           300
1/1/2019CBeerDenver $           600
1/1/2019CPizzaDenver $        1,000
1/1/2019CChipsDenver $           200
1/1/2020AIce CreamNew York $           350
1/1/2020ABeerNew York $           450
1/1/2020AChipsNew York $        1,000
1/1/2020BIce CreamLittle Rock $           200
1/1/2020BBeerLittle Rock $           500
1/1/2020BPizzaLittle Rock $           450
1/1/2020BChipsLittle Rock $           350
1/1/2020CBeerDenver $           200
1/1/2020CChipsDenver $           100

 

To get the difference/ change between the revenue mix of 2019 and 2020, I created a measure "Diff_Mix_btw_Years_Store"

 

Diff_Mix_btw_Years_Store =

 

var _current_mix_ = DIVIDE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),CALCULATE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),ALL(Store[Store])))

 

var _previous_mix_ = DIVIDE(CALCULATE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),DATEADD(Store[Year].[Date],-1,YEAR)),CALCULATE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),DATEADD(Store[Year].[Date],-1,YEAR),ALL(Store[Store])))

 

return

 

CONCATENATE(FIXED((_current_mix_ - _previous_mix_)*100,1)," pts")

 

 

I returned what I need (B-A)

b_a.JPG

However, if I want to get the B-A value after replacing the row filter with either "product" or "location", I will have to create new measures and replace the Store[Store] in the above measure with Store[Product] or Store[Location]

 

d_p.JPG

Like this:

 

Diff_Mix_btw_Years_Product =
 
var _current_mix_ = DIVIDE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),CALCULATE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),ALL(Store[Product])))

var _previous_mix_ = DIVIDE(CALCULATE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),DATEADD(Store[Year].[Date],-1,YEAR)),CALCULATE(SUM(Store[Revenue]),DATEADD(Store[Year].[Date],-1,YEAR),ALL(Store[Product])))

return

CONCATENATE(FIXED((_current_mix_ - _previous_mix_)*100,1)," pts")

 

Is there any way to create one and the only measure that can return the result (B-A) for any row filter that users may apply? In this case, they are Store[Store] , Store[Product] or Store[Location].

 

I do not know if there is any DAX that can detect which column is used as a row filter and send to ALL( ) as a variable.

 

Please kindly help, thank you!

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v-janeyg-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi, @Anonymous 

 

According to your description, I think you can simply modify your measure.

Like this:

measure =
VAR _current_mix_ =
    DIVIDE (
        SUM ( Store[Revenue] ),
        CALCULATE (
            SUM ( Store[Revenue] ),
            ALL ( Store[Store] ),
            ALL ( Store[Product] )
        )
    )
VAR _previous_mix_ =
    DIVIDE (
        CALCULATE ( SUM ( Store[Revenue] ), DATEADD ( Store[Year].[Date], -1, YEAR ) ),
        CALCULATE (
            SUM ( Store[Revenue] ),
            DATEADD ( Store[Year].[Date], -1, YEAR ),
            ALL ( Store[Store] ),
            ALL ( Store[Product] )
        )
    )
RETURN
    CONCATENATE ( FIXED ( ( _current_mix_ - _previous_mix_ ) * 100, 1 ), " pts" )

4.png

If it doesn’t solve your problem, please feel free to ask me.

 

Best Regards

Janey Guo

 

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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v-janeyg-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi, @Anonymous 

 

According to your description, I think you can simply modify your measure.

Like this:

measure =
VAR _current_mix_ =
    DIVIDE (
        SUM ( Store[Revenue] ),
        CALCULATE (
            SUM ( Store[Revenue] ),
            ALL ( Store[Store] ),
            ALL ( Store[Product] )
        )
    )
VAR _previous_mix_ =
    DIVIDE (
        CALCULATE ( SUM ( Store[Revenue] ), DATEADD ( Store[Year].[Date], -1, YEAR ) ),
        CALCULATE (
            SUM ( Store[Revenue] ),
            DATEADD ( Store[Year].[Date], -1, YEAR ),
            ALL ( Store[Store] ),
            ALL ( Store[Product] )
        )
    )
RETURN
    CONCATENATE ( FIXED ( ( _current_mix_ - _previous_mix_ ) * 100, 1 ), " pts" )

4.png

If it doesn’t solve your problem, please feel free to ask me.

 

Best Regards

Janey Guo

 

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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