We can round a number to the nearest 1000 with the **ROUND function**. The steps below will walk you through the process.

*Figure 1: How to Round to Nearest 1000*

**Syntax**

**=ROUND(number, num_digits)**

**Formula**

**=ROUND(A4,-3)**

**Setting up the Data**

- We will input the numbers in
**Column A as shown below** **The results will be displayed in the empty cells of Column B**

* Figure 2: Data on Round to the Nearest 1000*

**Round to the Nearest 1000**

- We will click on
**Cell B4**and input the formula below

**=ROUND(A4,-3)**

* Figure 3: How to Round to Nearest 1000*

- We will
**press the enter key**and drag down with the drop-down feature to get the values for the remaining cells

* Figure 4: Result of Numbers Round to Nearest 1000*

**Explanation**

The **ROUND** function works by rounding the number in the **specified cell** to the number of digits that have been specified.

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