Return the integer portion of a number.

Syntax Int(expression) KeyexpressionA numeric expression.

The Int() function can be used in VBA or in an SQL query.

**Examples**

Dim dblDemo as Double

dblDemo = Int(123.45)

Returns 123

dblDemo = Int(-123.45)

Returns -124

Int() is often used to calculate age from a date of birth so that 30.9 years will display as 30 years old:

*“Superstition sets the whole world in flames; philosophy quenches them” ~ Voltaire *

**Related:**

Abs - The absolute value of a number (ignore negative sign)

Fix - Return the integer portion of a number (negative numbers round up)

Str - Return a string representation of a number.

Excel has an identical function int()