# Int

Return the integer portion of a number.

Syntax
Int(*expression*)
Key
*expression* A numeric expression.

The Int() function returns numbers without the fractional part. Negative numbers will be rounded down by Int().

### 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:

int((now()-birthdate)/365.25)

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

### Related VBScript commands

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

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

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