Author: Sarthak Bhalerao
Table of Contents
- What is the Excel ROUNDDOWN function?
- How does the Excel ROUNDDOWN function work?
What is the Excel ROUNDDOWN function?
While performing any kind of financial analysis, it is often very useful to round down a number to decimal place or whole number. With the help of the Excel ROUNDDOWN function, this task can be achieved very easily. The Microsoft Excel ROUNDDOWN function returns a number rounded down to a specified number of digits. This is a built-in function in Excel and is categorized as a Math/Trig Function. It can also be used as a worksheet (WS) function in Microsoft Excel. The ROUNDDOWN function can be entered as a part of a formula in the cell of the worksheet.
How does the Excel ROUNDDOWN function work?
ROUNDDOWN( number, digits)
- Number – the number to round down
- Digits – The number of digits to round the number down to
The ROUNDDOWN function returns a numeric value.
- Applies to:
Excel for Office 365, Excel 2019, Excel 2016, Excel 2013, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000
Let us have a look at the ROUNDDOWN function example and how they function is implemented in the worksheet.
Here, row D is the result of all the ROUNDDOWN Functions.