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Lucy_Ramirez
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Sum of Measure on a hierarchy

Hello, I hope you can help me with this problem.

 

I have a table with a hierarchy of three levels (item, description and unit of measure), I need to create a measure that adds only the last hierarchy, the result I need is 7.12% and when I make my DAX formula:

 

Weighted Variation Sum = sumx(values('PURCHASE ANALYSIS'[unit of measure]),[Weighted Variation])

The result that comes out is 7.18%. 😞

but if I do it the sum comes out 7.12%

I do not know what I'm doing wrong. Thank you so much 🙂

 

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If you need more info i I'll be on the lookout. Thanks!

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Greg_Deckler
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@Lucy_Ramirez First, please vote for this idea: https://ideas.powerbi.com/ideas/idea/?ideaid=082203f1-594f-4ba7-ac87-bb91096c742e

This looks like a measure totals problem. Very common. See my post about it here: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/DAX-Commands-and-Tips/Dealing-with-Measure-Totals/td-p/63376

Also, this Quick Measure, Measure Totals, The Final Word should get you what you need:
https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Quick-Measures-Gallery/Measure-Totals-The-Final-Word/m-p/547907

Also: https://youtu.be/uXRriTN0cfY
And: https://youtu.be/n4TYhF2ARe8


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