The INT function rounds a numeric value down to the next whole number.

## Syntax

result = INT(expression)

## Parameter(s)

- expression is any Data types of literal or variable numerical value or mathematical calculation.

## Description

- INT returns the first whole number INTEGER that is less than the expression value.
- This means that INT rounds down for both positive and negative numbers.
- Use FIX to round negative values up. It is identical to INT for positive values.

## Example(s)

Displaying the rounding behavior of INT.

```
PRINT INT(2.5)
PRINT INT(-2.5)
```

```
2
-3
```