Count If Column A = x and Column B = y
"Teethless mama" wrote:
I am trying to use the count function where two conditions in different
columns need to be satisfied and having no luck. Basically I want to look in
the first column to see if it's A, then look in 2nd column to see if it's B,
then count it... is that possible?
I had this same question earlier in the year. I just tried to plug in the
sumproduct command and it didn't work for me.
I'm going to give you a much longer method of doing it which was my work
I had 4 categories to marry:
Status of Client
Date of Arrival
And what I was doing was counting all clients arriving during a month from a
volag in certain counties on a separate page.
What I did was create some columns off to the right of the main spreadsheet.
These columns were IF then statements such as
I is status
B3 is Volag
C3 is County
That one being in S
In the U column I put the year and month concatenated in
Where A was the date of arrival
I suppose that could have been one command, but I had other sheets working
off the data of where.
In the Total Sheet I had
Column A Volag
Column B County
Row 2 Date by month
Finally the calculation for the total was
And that totaled the number of people who came in on that date in that
county with that assigned VOLAG.
I'd post the sheet, but I don't think you do an attachment.