POWER DAX Function (Math and Trig)

Returns the result of a number raised to a power.

Syntax

POWER ( <Number>, <Power> )
Parameter Attributes Description
Number

The base number.

Power

The exponent, to which the base number is raised.

Return values

Scalar A single decimal value.

The Number raised to Power.

Remarks

The exponentiation operator ^ returns the same result as the POWER function.
The following two expressions are equivalent.

5 ^ 4
POWER ( 5, 4 )

Last update: Oct 15, 2019   » Contribute   » Show contributors

Contributors: Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo, Kenneth Barber

MSDN documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dax/power-function-dax

DAX Conventions
Context Transition

This function performs a Context Transition if called in a Row Context. Click to read more.

Row Context

This expression is executed in a Row Context. Click to read more.

Iterator

Not recommended

The use of this function is not recommended. See Remarks and Related functions for alternatives.

Not recommended

The use of this parameter is not recommended.

Deprecated

This function is deprecated. Jump to the Alternatives section to see the function to use.

Deprecated

This parameter is deprecated and its use is not recommended.

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