# MROUND Function (DAX)

Owen Duncan|Last Updated: 5/22/2018

Returns a number rounded to the desired multiple.

## Syntax

``````MROUND(<number>, <multiple>)
``````

#### Parameters

TermDefinition
numberThe number to round.
multipleThe multiple of significance to which you want to round the number.

## Return Value

A decimal number.

## Remarks

MROUND rounds up, away from zero, if the remainder of dividing number by the specified multiple is greater than or equal to half the value of multiple.

## Example: Decimal Places

### Description

The following expression rounds 1.3 to the nearest multiple of .2. The expected result is 1.4.

### Code

``````=MROUND(1.3,0.2)
``````

## Example: Negative Numbers

### Description

The following expression rounds -10 to the nearest multiple of -3. The expected result is -9.

### Code

``````=MROUND(-10,-3)
``````

## Example: Error

### Description

The following expression returns an error, because the numbers have different signs.

### Code

``````=MROUND(5,-2)
``````