Estimates variance based on a sample that results from evaluating an expression for each row of a table.
The table containing the rows for which the expression will be evaluated.
The expression to be evaluated for each row of the table.
A number that represents the variance of a sample population.
VARX.S assumes that the column refers to a sample of the population.
To compute the variance with the entire population, use VARX.P.
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Other related functions are:
Contributors: Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo, Daniel Otykier
MSDN documentation: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/query-bi/dax/varx-s-function-dax