Returns the last non blank value of the expression that evaluated for the column.
The source values.
The expression to be evaluated for each value.
The last non-blank value evaluated by the Expression iterating ColumnName.
The ColumnName argument can be any of the following:
- A reference to a column. Only in this case a context transition applies because the column reference is replaced by
- A table expression that returns a single column.
- A Boolean expression that defines a single-column.
Even though this function is commonly used for dates, it can be applied to a column of any data type.
LASTNONBLANKVALUE ( <ColumnName>, <Expression> )
CALCULATE ( <Expression>, LASTNONBLANK ( <ColumnName>, <Expression> ) )
Learn more about LASTNONBLANKVALUE in the following articles:
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Other related functions are:
Contributors: Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo