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Hi Tom,
I have two columns of data that I'd like to use to create a frequency distribution table. I know how to do so with a single column EX: =FREQUENCY(column of data, bin array)..

however, I'm not sure how to include two columns of data so that it tallies the occurrences of both columns.

The range of my data is AL13:AM1000, however I didn't get the correct result when I used the range as written above.

Any ideas?

Thanks for the help


The first argument doesn't have to be a single column - only a contiguous range of data.

Did you array enter the formula in enough cells to get the output for the Bin array you provided?  

If you want to send me a sheet, I can take a look - but other than that, there isn't much I can say.

(Also, make sure you data is not problematic - it is all numbers)

Tom Ogilvy

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