What is the use of SUMIFs condition in Excel?

SUMIFS is a function to sum cells that meet multiple criteria. SUMIFS can be used to sum values when corresponding cells meet criteria based on dates, numbers, and text. SUMIFS supports logical operators (>,<,<>,=) and wildcards (*,?) for partial matching.

  • Purpose: Sum cells that match multiple criteria
  • Return value: The sum of the cells that meet all criteria

Syntax

=SUMIFS (sum_range, range1, criteria1, [range2], [criteria2], ...)

Arguments

  • sum_range - The range to be summed.
  • range1 - The first range to evaulate.
  • criteria1 - The criteria to use on range1.
  • range2 - [optional] The second range to evaluate.
  • criteria2 - [optional] The criteria to use on range2.