What is the use of bucket field in Reports in Salesforce?

Bucket field in Reports in Salesforce is used to group values to the name we specify.

It can group only the below data types fields

1. Picklist
2. Number
3. Text

Lets see an example.

Report without bucket field:


Adding bucket field:



Grouping Chennai, Coimbatore and Vellore cities to Tamilnadu and grouping Hydrebad and Nellore to Andhrapradesh:



Ouput:


Cheers!!!

8 comments:

  1. Very good pictorial example. Thank you so much.

    Bala

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  2. excellent example....easily understandable.....

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  3. easily understandable.....nice way of explaining

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  4. Hi can you pls help with bucketing time, Like i need to bucket created datetime , like 0 - 24 hrs, 24 - 48 hrs , > 72 hrs how can I can achieve this scenario please help me if you know

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  5. easily understandable thanks:)

    regards,
    samy

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