## Basic numeric sort formula in Excel

To dynamically sort data that contains only numeric values, you can use a helper column and a formula created with the RANK and COUNTIF functions. Formula =RANK(A1,values)+COUNTIF(exp_rng,A1)-1 Note: this formula is the set-up for a formula that can extract and display data using a predefined sort order in a helper column. One example here. Explanation In the example shown, the …