# How to Use CEILING in Google Sheets in 2020?

CEILINGThe CEILING function rounds a number up to the nearest integer multiple of specified significance.

Sample Usage

CEILING(23.25,0.1)

CEILING(A2,1)

Syntax

CEILING(value, [factor])

value – The value to round up to the nearest integer multiple of factor.

factor – [OPTIONAL: 1 by default] – The number to whose multiples value will be rounded.

factor may not be equal to 0.

Notes

When value is positive, factor must also be positive.

When value is negative, factor can be either negative or positive to determine which direction to round.

CEILING is most often used with factor set to a “round” number, such as 0.1 or 0.01, in order to round to a particular decimal place.

FLOOR: The FLOOR function rounds a number down to the nearest integer multiple of specified significance.

TRUNC: Truncates a number to a certain number of significant digits by omitting less significant digits.

ROUNDUP: Rounds a number to a certain number of decimal places, always rounding up to the next valid increment.

ROUNDDOWN: The ROUNDDOWN function rounds a number to a certain number of decimal places, always rounding down to the next valid increment.

ROUND: The ROUND function rounds a number to a certain number of decimal places according to standard rules.

MROUND: Rounds one number to the nearest integer multiple of another.

INT: Rounds a number down to the nearest integer that is less than or equal to it.

Examples

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