Data Averaging Question

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Hello everyone, new forum user here with basic excel knowledge seeking some help regarding data averaging.

I have two columns with systolic blood pressure values and I want averages for each individual column. However, I want to exclude rows that don't have values in both columns. The list will be very long, so ideally I wouldn't have to click individual cells. Can someone please recommend a method? Thanks in advance!


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Hello @eseay212 ,


you can use the AverageIFS function for that.




In plain words: average the values in column B for all cells where column B is greater than 0 AND column C is greater than 0.


For the post average, the formula would then be



This was spot on -- thank you for the quick, concise and helpful answer to my question.
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