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Ratio to Parent by Multiple Dimensions on both Row and Column Axes

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 27, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


I recently read "Percentage of Parent for all dimensions" thread ...To say the least, it was eye-opening...The amount of effort and detailed explanation that Tomislav Piasevoli put in was tremendous and helpful. I'm doing the same thing for our BI requirements, and I practically copied the entire code and see that it works for dimensions that are being identified on both Axes (Column / Row). However, the code is not a perfect solution for my situation.It seems that the calculation only works for any single Dimension on each Axis.  If I select more than one dimension onto the Colum / Row axes, the results came out incorrectly for the inner dimensions.

Note that: The possible dimensions that will be used for the "Ratio to Parent" are as follows:


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