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## Simple average from measure averages by category

Hi,

I have the task, that is very simple in excel, but I cant figure out it in Powerbi desktop.

This is the data sample:

I need to calculate average profitability liek in the example.

 Place Income Net profit Net profitability A 1000 10 1,00% B 2000 20 1,00% C 15000 4 0,03% Total 18000 34 0,19% I need: (1+1+0,03)/3 = 0,68%

My measure DIVIDE (SUM(net profit), SUM(income)) gives me 0.19%, while I need to get 0.68%.

Best wishes,

Kristina

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Hi @KristinaSp ,

You can create a new measure

``````new Net profitability = var _total=SUMX('Table',[Net profitability])
return IF(ISINSCOPE('Table'[Place]),[Net profitability],DIVIDE(_total,COUNT('Table'[Place])))``````

Best Regards,

Stephen Tao

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Hi,

Write these measures:

``Total income = SUM(Data[Income          ])``
``Total profit = SUM(Data[Net profit                 ])``
``Net profitability (%) = DIVIDE([Total profit],[Total income])``
``Measure = if(hasonevalue(Data[Place]),[Net profitability (%)],AVERAGEX(VALUES(Data[Place]),[Net profitability (%)]))``

Hope this helps.

Regards,
Ashish Mathur
http://www.ashishmathur.com
Community Support

Hi @KristinaSp ,

You can create a new measure

``````new Net profitability = var _total=SUMX('Table',[Net profitability])
return IF(ISINSCOPE('Table'[Place]),[Net profitability],DIVIDE(_total,COUNT('Table'[Place])))``````

Best Regards,

Stephen Tao

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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