I need to create a report which have to calculate the values based on two fields and need to populate in 3rd field.


Column1 is having the Quantity

Column2 is having the Price

And in Column3, I want the Multiplication of Quantity and Price for every row.

Is there any way to do this?

2 Answers 2


Only summary formulas are available in reports. But you can create a formula field on the object to achieve this.

  • Thanks for your suggestion. But my problem on creating formula field on object is that, I am getting those required fields from different objects where i cannot create those many formula fields and lookups to create the multiplication in reports
    – Subhash
    Apr 16, 2016 at 5:46

As Oleksiy says, you can't create formula fields in tabular reports.

You should be able to use cross-object formula fields on your target object

For example, if object Foo__c has a lookup to Bar__c, then you can create a formula field on Foo__c, let's call it TotalPrice__c =

quantity__c * Bar__r.price__c

and use TotalPrice__c in the report.

If this doesn't work for you, another option is to use an AppExchange Product like Conga Composer where the results from one or more SFDC reports/queries can be combined together and manipulated with excel formulas/pivots before presenting to the user. I've used this in the past where one SFDC report simply isn't sufficiently expressive to bring all the different data sources into one nice single sheet presentation

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