Excel SUMIF Function Tips

We have studied and used SUMIFS() and SUMPRODUCTS() function with their appropriates use. Just to recall, SUMIFS() work great when our data is in the shape of list or is in column.

There are five methods you can use to look up number values in excel. These include SUMPRODUCT, SUMIF, AGGREGATE, LOOKUP and a combination of INDEX & MATCH.

SUMIF() functions is among the most commonly used functions in excel. Whenever ever we have to sum against a given criteria we revert to this function, be the criteria be only one or more then one (for more then one criteria’s we use SUMIFS(), just another function of this family).

The SUMIF function is used to conditionally sum values based on certain criteria. Another version of that function is **SUMIFS**

The SUMIF function is used to conditionally sum values based on a single criteria. The Syntax of this SUMIF function can be explained as follows: