#### Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003

```I'm not sure what section this question should go in.

I need to find if a person was 40 years of age or older (= or >) at his Date
of Hire.  I have two columns, Birth Date and Date of Hire.

How would I write a formula to give me this answer?

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```Try this:

A1 = DOB
B1 = DOH

=DATEDIF(A1,B1,"y")>=40

That will return either TRUE or FALSE

--
Biff
Microsoft Excel MVP

"Veteran of the Software Cycles"
<VeteranoftheSoftwareCycles@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> I'm not sure what section this question should go in.
>
> I need to find if a person was 40 years of age or older (= or >) at his
> Date
> of Hire.  I have two columns, Birth Date and Date of Hire.
>
> How would I write a formula to give me this answer?
>

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biffinpitt (3172)
3/30/2009 4:36:50 PM
```please tell me the way how to calculate the age from 2 dates

VeteranoftheSoftwareCycle wrote:

Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003
30-Mar-09

I'm not sure what section this question should go in.

I need to find if a person was 40 years of age or older (= or >) at his Date
of Hire.  I have two columns, Birth Date and Date of Hire.

How would I write a formula to give me this answer?

On Monday, March 30, 2009 12:21 PM
VeteranoftheSoftwareCycle wrote:

Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003
I'm not sure what section this question should go in.

I need to find if a person was 40 years of age or older (= or >) at his Date
of Hire.  I have two columns, Birth Date and Date of Hire.

How would I write a formula to give me this answer?

On Monday, March 30, 2009 12:36 PM
T. Valko wrote:

Re: Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003
Try this:

A1 = DOB
B1 = DOH

=DATEDIF(A1,B1,"y")>=40

That will return either TRUE or FALSE

--
Biff
Microsoft Excel MVP

"Veteran of the Software Cycles"

EggHeadCafe - Software Developer Portal of Choice
Xselerator 2.0
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11/16/2009 8:43:20 AM
```Try

=IF(DATEDIF(A1,TODAY(),"Y")>40,"yes","no")

--

HTH

Bob Phillips

<s. suganthi> wrote in message news:2009111634320ss_2115@yahoo.co.in...
> please tell me the way how to calculate the age from 2 dates
>
>
>
> VeteranoftheSoftwareCycle wrote:
>
> Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003
> 30-Mar-09
>
> I'm not sure what section this question should go in.
>
> I need to find if a person was 40 years of age or older (= or >) at his
> Date
> of Hire.  I have two columns, Birth Date and Date of Hire.
>
> How would I write a formula to give me this answer?
>
>
> Previous Posts In This Thread:
>
> On Monday, March 30, 2009 12:21 PM
> VeteranoftheSoftwareCycle wrote:
>
> Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003
> I'm not sure what section this question should go in.
>
> I need to find if a person was 40 years of age or older (= or >) at his
> Date
> of Hire.  I have two columns, Birth Date and Date of Hire.
>
> How would I write a formula to give me this answer?
>
>
> On Monday, March 30, 2009 12:36 PM
> T. Valko wrote:
>
> Re: Calculating age from two date fields-Excel 2003
> Try this:
>
> A1 = DOB
> B1 = DOH
>
> =DATEDIF(A1,B1,"y")>=40
>
> That will return either TRUE or FALSE
>
> --
> Biff
> Microsoft Excel MVP
>
>
> "Veteran of the Software Cycles"
>
> EggHeadCafe - Software Developer Portal of Choice
> Xselerator 2.0

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