Quarter (date) Calculation??
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  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2001


    Need some help using date functions to perform quarter calculations. The input is in quarter type format: "Quarter #, YYYY". Based on the input quarter, I need to calculate the previous quarter information.


    Based on the input quarter, calculate the previous quarter:
    Input: "Quarter 1, 2001"
    Output: "Quarter 4, 2001"

    or Input: "Quarter 3, 2001"
    out: "Quarter 2, 2001"

    note: fiscal year starts in November. Therefore, Quarter 1 includes months of Nov, Dec, Jan (in different calendar yrs).

    Thanks for your help!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2001
    Correction... the output for the first example should be: "Quarter 4, 2000".

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