Excel QUARTILE Functions

This Excel Tutorial demonstrates how to use the Excel QUARTILE Function in Excel to calculate the quartile, with formula examples.

QUARTILE Function Description:

The QUARTILE Function Calculates the specified quartile value.

Formula Examples:

quartile function examples

Example Formula Result
1 =QUARTILE($B$5:$B$10,D5) 1
2 =QUARTILE($B$5:$B$10,D6) 1.5
3 =QUARTILE($B$5:$B$10,D7) 3.5
4 =QUARTILE($B$5:$B$10,D8) 4.75
5 =QUARTILE($B$5:$B$10,D9) 6

Syntax and Arguments:

The Syntax for the QUARTILE Formula is:

Function Arguments ( Inputs ):

array – An array of numbers.

quart – A number representing the quartile you want returned.

Additional Notes

QUARTILE Examples in VBA

You can also use the QUARTILE function in VBA. Type:
For the function arguments (array, etc.), you can either enter them directly into the function, or define variables to use instead.

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How to use the QUARTILE Function in Excel:

To use the AND Excel Worksheet Function, type the following into a cell:
After entering it in the cell, notice how the AND formula inputs appear below the cell:
quartile formula syntax
You will need to enter these inputs into the function. The function inputs are covered in more detail in the next section. However, if you ever need more help with the function, after typing “=QUARTILE(” into a cell, without leaving the cell, use the shortcut CTRL + A (A for Arguments) to open the “Insert Function Dialog Box” for detailed instructions:
how to use the quartile function in excel

For more information about the QUARTILE Formula visit the
Microsoft Website.