CreateDate (PQL)

Returns a member constructed from values for year, month, and day on the given date attribute.

  • Returned Output: Member
  • Library: PQL \ Semantic \ Date-Time
  • Version: 2018.00.000
  • Compatibility: Pyramid Query Language (PQL) data sources


CreateDate( <Hierarchy> , <Year Integer> , <Month Integer> , <Day Integer> )

* Click on the function's arguments above for more details on the input values.

  • The hierarchy or attribute needs to be the unique name for an existing date-time hierarchy in the model.
  • All integers need to be positive values representing a real date.
  • All three integers (representing year, month, and day) are required.
  • For details on how to employ and use this function see the semantic calculation overview.
Different Function types
  • To use a simple date-time operation, use the Common library function.


This example returns the member February 13th 2018 in the dateKey hierarchy of the data table:

CreateDate( [data].[dateKey], 2018,2,13 )