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## Is it possible to count the firstsortedvalues

Dear Mates,

I am new to qlikview,currently pursuing a developer course.

I had given an assignment to do a simple statistics on some past data.Everything went well but now I am stuck on.I need to get the count of group who have gained maximum points.I was able to show it in a straight box but cant show the same on a line chart.I need to know is it possible to count the firstsortedvalue.For your understanding I have given a sample.I have two tables,one having location,points and groupid and the other table having groupid and groups.

location,points,groupid

aa,100,A1

aa,150,B2

aa,300,C3

bb,200,A2

bb,300,B2

bb,100,C3

etc

groupid,group

A1,A

A2,A

B1,B

B2,B

C3,C

etc

So here winner groupid from location aa is C3 which belongs to group C ,which I got using firstSortedVlaue,likewise there are more than 100 locations so I need to count the number of times each group came like A=10,B=5,C=12 etc.

I created a straight table with location as dimension and used the expression firstsortedvalue(group,-points) to get group with maximum points .

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MVP

Try this as the dimension:

=Aggr(FirstSortedValue(group, -points), location)

Expression:

=Count(Aggr(FirstSortedValue(group, -points), location))

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MVP

Try this as the dimension:

=Aggr(FirstSortedValue(group, -points), location)

Expression:

=Count(Aggr(FirstSortedValue(group, -points), location))

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Thank you Sunny for your prompt and quick response.The solution is exactly what I needed.

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Master III

Please use "Helpful" for those (other) replies that helped you, but where not the or the best answer.

If made the correction for you in this case.

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Thank you for marking the same and I am sorry to say that I tried to mark it as right answer but couldnt see that option,this is my first time to this community.

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Master III

All good .

Welcome to the Qlik Community!

Don't allow Perfection to be the enemy of Good Enough.
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Hello,

In the example above if I add one more field 'year',how can I show which group Id wins each year in each location.I tried to plot a chart with location as dimension but couldnt get the desired result.The purpose of this chart is to predict the winning probability of groupid in respective location in coming years.I hope my query is clear.