Returns the largest value amongst the inputs.


Greatest(input1, [input2], ...)

input 1 (required) The data or column of data to be evaluated. Input can be numbers, dates, or strings.

input 2+ (optional) Additional inputs to compare. All additional inputs must match the type of the first input.


To compare a column of dates against a specific date, wrap the input in the Date() function.


Greatest([Profit 2020], [Profit 2021], [Profit 2022])
  • Returns the profit from the year with the greatest profit
Greatest([Invoice Date], Date("2020-01-01"))
  • Returns the more recent date.

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