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## Split numbers from longer text

Hi

How do i just take out the percentage from the list below in column 1. Thanks

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## Re: Split numbers from longer text

Just modify the dax above:

```Column =
VAR v_PercentPos = SEARCH( "%", 'Table'[Data], 1, 0 )
VAR _var = TRIM( RIGHT( LEFT( 'Table'[Data], v_PercentPos ), 3 ) )
RETURN
IF(_var = "00%", "100%", _var)```

Or another way is to use python script:

```# 'dataset' holds the input data for this script

import pandas as pd

dataset['Result'] = dataset['Data'].str.extract('\s(100%|(\d{1,2}(\.\d+)*)%)')[0]```

Community Support Team _ Jimmy 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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## Re: Split numbers from longer text

Hi @WJ876400 ,

Try this:

```Column =
VAR v_PercentPos = SEARCH( "%", 'Table'[Field], 1, 0 )
RETURN
TRIM( RIGHT( LEFT( 'Table'[Field], v_PercentPos ), 4 ) )```

Thanks.

Please accept this as a solution if it satisfies the requirement. Appreciate your Kudos. 🙂

Helper III

## Re: Split numbers from longer text

Thanks that worked apart from two rows i have ended up with an e and an m infront of the number

Community Support

## Re: Split numbers from longer text

Just modify the dax above:

```Column =
VAR v_PercentPos = SEARCH( "%", 'Table'[Data], 1, 0 )
VAR _var = TRIM( RIGHT( LEFT( 'Table'[Data], v_PercentPos ), 3 ) )
RETURN
IF(_var = "00%", "100%", _var)```

Or another way is to use python script:

```# 'dataset' holds the input data for this script

import pandas as pd

dataset['Result'] = dataset['Data'].str.extract('\s(100%|(\d{1,2}(\.\d+)*)%)')[0]```

Community Support Team _ Jimmy Tao

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Helper III

## Re: Split numbers from longer text

@vaibhavdesai  @v-yuta-msft  thanks for your help

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