The NORM.S.INV function returns the inverse of the standard normal cumulative distribution. The distribution has a mean of zero and a standard deviation of one.

  • This function was introduced in Excel 2010 and so is not available in earlier versions.
  • The NORM.S.INV function replaces the NORMSINV function included in earlier versions of Excel.




Argument Description
probability A probability value, between 0 and 1, at which you want to calculate the inverse of the standard normal cumulative distribution function


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1 Formule Result Notes
2 =NORM.S.INV(0.933193) 1.5 Inverse of the standard normal cumulative distribution, with a probability of 0.933193

Common Function Error(s)

Problem What went wrong
#VALUE! Occurs if the supplied probability argument is non-numeric
#NUM! Occurs if the supplied probability argument is ≤ 0 or ≥ 1