How to Use Excel ROUND Function (Examples + Video)

Excel ROUND Function (Example + Video)

Excel ROUND Function

When to use Excel ROUND Function

ROUND function can be used when you want to return a number rounded to a specified number of digits.

What it Returns

A number rounded to a specified number of digits.

Syntax

=ROUND(number, num_diguts).

Input Arguments

  • number – the number that you want to round.
  • num_digits – the number of digits to which you want to round the number argument.

Additional Notes

  • If num_digits is greater than 0 (zero), then number is rounded to the specified number of decimal places.
    • For example, =ROUND(500.51,1) would return 500.5.
  • If num_digits is 0, the number is rounded to the nearest integer.
    • For example, =ROUND(500.51,0) would return 501.
  • If num_digits is less than 0, the number is rounded to the left of the decimal point.
    • For example, =ROUND(500.51,-1) would return 501.

Excel ROUND Function – Live Example

Excel ROUND Function – Video Tutorial

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  • Gopalakrishna Rao.

    Thanks well explained.

    • Thanks for commenting Gopala.. Glad you liked it 🙂