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calculate a difference in a matrix column

I am trying to get a matrix to show the difference  between Current State Total and Future State Total for the below

CVassalotti_0-1593614754786.png

the data is very simple, but I am trying to avoid transforming the data into many more columns and calculating there.  

CVassalotti_1-1593614798217.png

Is there any way to do this via the Visualization?

 

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Re: calculate a difference in a matrix column

Hi @CVassalotti ,

 

How about this?

Difference Measure =
CALCULATE ( SUM ( 'Table'[Value] ), 'Table'[ViewpointName] = "Feture State" )
    - CALCULATE ( SUM ( 'Table'[Value] ), 'Table'[ViewpointName] = "Current State" )

And then put it into your Matrix visual.

 

If this doesn't work, please share me a dummy .pbix file, removing sensitive information.

 

 

Best Regards,

Icey

 

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Re: calculate a difference in a matrix column

you have to create a measure to have different current state and future state



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Re: calculate a difference in a matrix column

Please expand your answer.  The total you see is generated in the Matrix as an average of the values in the 4 previous.  So how would I write a measure to average the current values vs the average of the future values for each row, which is calculated by 8 rows in the table.  below data represent one row

CVassalotti_0-1593616174380.png

 

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Community Support

Re: calculate a difference in a matrix column

Hi @CVassalotti ,

 

How about this?

Difference Measure =
CALCULATE ( SUM ( 'Table'[Value] ), 'Table'[ViewpointName] = "Feture State" )
    - CALCULATE ( SUM ( 'Table'[Value] ), 'Table'[ViewpointName] = "Current State" )

And then put it into your Matrix visual.

 

If this doesn't work, please share me a dummy .pbix file, removing sensitive information.

 

 

Best Regards,

Icey

 

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

View solution in original post

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