VAR, VARP

Syntax: |
VAR(argumentlist) |

VARP(argumentlist) |

*argumentlist* = any combination of numbers, cells, or ranges

**VAR** returns the population variance (N weighting) of its
arguments. Blank cells and cells containing strings are
not counted. The formula is given by:

**VARP** is a synonym for **VAR**.

**Examples:**

**VAR**(1, 2, 7) = 6.8888889

**VAR**(Y1..Y5) = 67.76, where Y1..Y5 = 22, 24, 29, 34, and 45

**VARP**(K6..K10) = 0.500824, where K6..K10 = 1, .33, 0,
-0.66, and -0.99

**Excel function:** VARP

Grey Trout Software

02 March 2003