Returns the median number of an expression evaluated for each row in a table.

To return the median of numbers in a column, use MEDIAN function.


MEDIANX(<table>, <expression>)  


Term Definition
table The table containing the rows for which the expression will be evaluated.
expression The expression to be evaluated for each row of the table.

Return value

A decimal number.


  • The MEDIANX function takes as its first argument a table, or an expression that returns a table. The second argument is a column that contains the numbers for which you want to compute the median, or an expression that evaluates to a column.

  • Only the numbers in the column are counted.

  • Logical values and text are ignored.

  • MEDIANX does not ignore blanks; however, MEDIAN does ignore blanks

  • This function is not supported for use in DirectQuery mode when used in calculated columns or row-level security (RLS) rules.


The following computes the median age of customers who live in the USA.

= MEDIANX( FILTER(Customers, RELATED( Geography[Country]="USA" ) ), Customers[Age] )  

See also

MEDIAN function