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Quick BI:Create a Group Dimension

Last Updated:Jan 25, 2024

Group dimensions are used in scenarios in which dimension values are grouped. For example, you can divide the age field into minor, youth, middle-aged, and elderly groups to view the vaccination status of people of each age group.


A dataset is created. For more information, see Create and manage datasets.

Create a group dimension

  1. On the Preview tab of the dataset creation page, click Create Group Dimension.

    Create Group Dimension

  2. In the New Group Fields dialog box, perform the steps that are shown in the following figure to configure the parameters and click OK.

    For more information about the configurations in the section that is marked as 3 in the following figure, see Examples. Configure group fields


  • Group data by geographical location. For example, you can group data into the following groups based on the province field:

    • Northeast: Heilongjiang, Liaoning, and Jilin

    • North: Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Shanxi, and Neimenggu

    • East: Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui, Fujian, Jiangxi, and Shandong

    • South Central: Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi, and Hainan

    • Southwest: Chongqing, Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan, and Xicang

    • Northwest: Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, and Xinjiang

    Create a region group

    After you save the configurations, a dimension field is added to the dataset. You can enter group names in this column based on the configurations. Add a field

  • Group data by age. For example, you can group data into the following groups based on the age field:

    • 0 years old ≤ Minor <18 years old

    • 18 years old ≤ Youth < 40 years old

    • 40 years old ≤ Middle-aged < 56 years old

    • Elderly ≥ 56 years old

    Configure ages

  • Group data by date. For example, you can group data based on a date field to divide activity phases. Group data by date