# Average Calculator (Mean)

## Calculator Use

Find the statistical average, or mean, of a set of data. Enter values separated by commas such as 1, 2, 4, 7, 7, 10, 2, 4, 5. A data set of up to 5000 values can be evaluated with this calculator. For other statistics parameters see our mean, median and mode calculator or statistics calculator.

You can also copy and paste lines of data points from documents such as Excel spreadsheets or text documents in the following formats with or without commas:

Type

Unit

Unit

Your Format Input

Options

Options

Actual Input Processed

Column (New Lines)

42

54

65

47

59

40

53

54

65

47

59

40

53

42, 54, 65, 47, 59, 40, 53

Comma Separated (CSV)

42,

54,

65,

47,

59,

40,

53,

or

42, 54, 65, 47, 59, 40, 53

54,

65,

47,

59,

40,

53,

or

42, 54, 65, 47, 59, 40, 53

42, 54, 65, 47, 59, 40, 53

Spaces

42 54

65 47

59 40

53

or

42 54 65 47 59 40 53

65 47

59 40

53

or

42 54 65 47 59 40 53

42, 54, 65, 47, 59, 40, 53

Mixed Delimiters

42

54 65,,, 47,,59,

40 53

54 65,,, 47,,59,

40 53

42, 54, 65, 47, 59, 40, 53

## How to find the mean

**Count**the number N of data points in your data set.**Sum**up all of the data points in your data set (add them all together).- Average =
**Mean**= Sum/N.

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