# How to Find the Mean / Average?

How to find the mean or average value for set of numbers?

## Steps to Calculate Mean

Mean is the average value for the given set of numbers.

**Formula**

To calculate **Mean (Average), **use the formula below

Lets us assume a sample set of data.

For Example,

x = (3, 6, 7, 5, 9)

**Step 1:** Add all the given set of values to find the sum.

3 + 6 + 7 + 5 + 9 = **30**

**Step 2:** Count the total number of data.

Here the total number of data is **5**.

**Step 3: **To find the mean or average for the given set of numbers divide the step 1 result by step 2 result.

Mean = 30 / 5 = 6

**Mean = 6**

Mean or average value for the given sample data is 6.

Use our online Mean Calculator to find the mean / average for the large set of data.

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