# How to Use ROUNDDOWN in Google Sheets in 2020?

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

Sample Usage

ROUNDDOWN(99.44,1)

ROUNDDOWN(A2)

Syntax

ROUNDDOWN(value,[places])

value – The value to round to places number of places, always rounding down.

places – [ OPTIONAL – 0 by default ] – The number of decimal places to which to round.

places may be negative, in which case value is rounded at the specified number of digits to the left of the decimal point.

Notes

ROUNDDOWN operates like ROUND except that it always rounds down.

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.

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.

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

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

Examples