# Avg

The **Avg **function calculates the average value of a column of numbers. The average value of a column is equal to the sum of the values divided by the number of values.

## Syntax

Avg([column])

**column**(required) - the column of numbers that is evaluated for the average.

## Example

Avg([Profit])

- Calculate the average profit in a group.

Avg([Population 2010] - [Population 2000])

- Calculate the average change in population in a group.