I have a row of figures from 0 to 2, some cells are empty. I need to count an average for them, but with the rule that would count 2 as 1. Thanks

  • "with the rule that would count 2 as 1" -- what does that mean? – fixer1234 Jan 28 at 10:43

with the rule that would count 2 as 1

 "select Col1 where Col1 is not null"; 0); 2; 1))))


  • It's gotta be wrong, cause average couldn't be more than 1. Everything above 1 is considered as 1. Also I'm sorry but copy pasting didn't help. I've changed cell names. What should I do? – Дима Р. Jan 26 at 14:50
  • @ДимаР. with the rule that would count 2 as 1 and everything above 1 is considered as 1 are two different things – MARK MY ANSWER Jan 26 at 15:00

everything above 1 is considered as 1

                      IF(A1:1<2 ; ROUNDDOWN(A1:1; 0);
                      IF(A1:1>=2; 1; )))))



I think perhaps there is a language/communication issue here.

Do you mean:

  1. That all of your numbers are between 0 and 2 (with no numbers lower than 0 and no numbers higher than 2)?

  2. Do you mean that 0 should count as 0%, 1 should count as 50% and 2 should count as 100% (or, in decimal format, 0 counts as 0, 1 counts as 0.5, and 2 counts as 1)?

  3. Is this statistical (e.g., population sample or probability)?

If "YES" to all of these, you may just need a simple formula.

Let's say your numbers are all in A2:J2. You would just need this:


  • Previous comment solved it. I didn't mention that there could be only whole numbers in range from 0 to 2. And all of it is to count successful actions in percents and 2 not really differs from 1 percentagewise, but could mess heavily when counting average. – Дима Р. Jan 28 at 2:18

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