Looking up data using multiple criteria

joseway1979

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Hi,

I need to be able to get an amount spent per month on certain tasks.

My spreadsheet has costs for cleaning, repairs, etc corresponding to each month, see below;

Jan Feb Mar
Cleaning 10 10 10
Repairs 10 10 10

What I want to do is get a total cost per month for each task, but by typing the month into the cell, so, I would want to type Feb into A1 and I would imagine I would need to type Repairs into A2 and that would give me 10 in A3.

Hope that's clear.

Any help is much appreciated.
 

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Weazel

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maybe something like...

a3=SUMIF(C2:C3,A2,INDEX(D2:F3,,MATCH(A1,D1:F1,0)))


Row\Col
A​
B​
C​
D​
E​
F​
1​
marTaskJanFebMar
2​
repairsCleaning
20​
35​
45​
3​
30​
Repairs
10​
20​
30​

<tbody>
</tbody>
 

Airfix9

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Sep 23, 2005
Messages
886
I put the data in cells B1:E3, the month to match in A1, the cost type in A2 and in A3 used this formula:

=HLOOKUP(A1,B1:E3,MATCH(A2,B2:B3)+1,0)
 
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