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2482263 - What do the different Pivot measure functions for date values do?

Symptom

This article explains the different Pivot Measure Functions for date values while creating Pivot reports using the Online Report Designer:

Count
Distinct Count
First
Last
Minimum
Maximum

Environment

Online Report Designer
Pivot Report

Resolution

Let us consider the following values to be the underlying list report’s data:

1/5/2017
1/2/2017
1/12/2017
1/2/2017
1/7/2017

Count:
Calculates the number of records
Output : 5

Distinct Count:
Calculates the number of distinct records:
Output: 4

First:
Fetches the first record.
1/5/2017
Note: This might be random, unless an explicit sorting rule has been applied in the underlying data source (List Report / Database)

Last:
Fetches the last record.
1/7/2017
Note: This might be random, unless an explicit sorting rule has been applied in the underlying data source (List Report / Database)

Minimum:
Fetches the Record with the minimum value:
1/2/2017

Maximum:
Fetches the Record with the maximum value:
1/2/2017

Keywords

Pivot Report Designer
Pivot Measure Function
Pivot Function
Measure 
First
Last , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702