Countifs for records older then set date.



I am looking for help on the countifs formula.

I have a sheet with many entries. I need to find entriers added before a specific date. NOTE: I don't have a date column in my sheet.

Here's the formula I am trying to use but its not working:

=COUNTIFS({NESV Tracker Range 1}, "EPC", <=DATE(2023, 1, 6))

Any help would be appreciated.


  • Genevieve P.
    Genevieve P. Employee Admin

    Hi @Cristian

    In order for a formula to evaluate a date range, there would need to be a date column in the source sheet. In your instance, I would recommend adding (and then hiding) the system Created Date column to your sheet. This will automatically back-fill information into your current rows, adding a date to each row for when it was created.

    Then you can use that as the Range in your COUNTIFS to evaluate for your date:

    =COUNTIFS({NESV Tracker Range 1}, "EPC", {Created Date Column}, <=DATE(2023, 1, 6))



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