# PERCENTILE.EXC

PERCENTILE.EXC(array, k)

Returns the value from a data set that corresponds to a particular percentage (exclusive).

 array The array or range of numbers. k The percentage you are looking for between 0 and 1 (exclusive)

 REMARKS
 * This function was added in Excel 2010 to replace the PERCENTILE function.* For an illustrated example refer to the page under Advanced Functions* If "array" is empty, then #NUM! is returned.* If "k" is not numeric, then #VALUE! is returned.* If "k" <= 0, then #NUM! is returned.* If "k" <= 1, then #NUM! is returned.* If "k" is not a multiple of 1/(n-1) then interpolation is used to calculate the percentile.* You can use the PERCENTILE.INC function to return the number corresponding to a particular percentage from an array of numbers (inclusive).* You can use the PERCENTRANK.EXC function to return the percentage rank of a value in an array of numbers (exclusive).* You can use the QUARTILE.EXC function to return the fixed percentiles of 0, 25, 50, 75 and 100 (exclusive).* For the Microsoft documentation refer to support.microsoft.com* For the Google documentation refer to support.google.com

 A 1 =PERCENTILE.EXC({1, 2, 3, 4}, 0.3) = 1.5 2 =PERCENTILE.EXC({1, 2, 3, 4}, 0.33) = 1.7 3 =PERCENTILE.EXC({1, 2, 3, 4}, 0.9) = #NUM! 4 =PERCENTILE.EXC({1, 2, 3, 4}, 0) = #NUM! 5 =PERCENTILE.EXC(, 0.3) = #NUM! 6 =PERCENTILE.EXC({1, 2, 3, 4}, 2) = #NUM! 7 =PERCENTILE.EXC({1, 2, 3, 4}, "some text") = #VALUE!