Selecting a standard number format
Table 2-1 describes the standard number formats that BIRT Studio supports. The examples in the table reflect the English (United States) locale. If you work in a different locale, the data is formatted differently. For example, a number that appears as 1352.45 in the English (United States) locale appears as 1352,45 in the French (France) locale. When you select a number format, you can set additional formatting options, such as the number of decimal places, the inclusion of a thousands separator, a currency symbol, and so on.
Table 2-1  
$6,067.45 or ¥6067 or 6067€, depending on the symbol, symbol position, decimal place, and thousands separator values you set.

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