[Stable]

Create or coerce using yearquarter().

yearquarter(x, fiscal_start = 1)

make_yearquarter(year = 1970L, quarter = 1L, fiscal_start = 1)

is_yearquarter(x)

fiscal_year(x)

Arguments

x

Other object.

fiscal_start

numeric indicating the starting month of a fiscal year

year, quarter

A vector of numerics give years and quarters.

Value

year-quarter (yearquarter) objects.

Display

Use format() to display yearweek, yearmonth, and yearquarter objects in required formats. Please see strptime() details for supported conversion specifications.

See also

scale_x_yearquarter and others for ggplot2 scales

Other index functions: yearmonth(), yearweek()

Examples

# coerce POSIXct/Dates to yearquarter
x <- seq(as.Date("2016-01-01"), as.Date("2016-12-31"), by = "1 quarter")
yearquarter(x)
#> <yearquarter[4]>
#> [1] "2016 Q1" "2016 Q2" "2016 Q3" "2016 Q4"
#> # Year starts on: January
yearquarter(x, fiscal_start = 6)
#> <yearquarter[4]>
#> [1] "2016 Q3" "2016 Q4" "2017 Q1" "2017 Q2"
#> # Year starts on: June

# parse characters
yearquarter(c("2018 Q1", "2018 Qtr1", "2018 Quarter 1"))
#> <yearquarter[3]>
#> [1] "2018 Q1" "2018 Q1" "2018 Q1"
#> # Year starts on: January

# seq() and arithmetic
qtr <- yearquarter("2017 Q1")
seq(qtr, length.out = 10, by = 1) # by 1 quarter
#> <yearquarter[10]>
#>  [1] "2017 Q1" "2017 Q2" "2017 Q3" "2017 Q4" "2018 Q1" "2018 Q2" "2018 Q3"
#>  [8] "2018 Q4" "2019 Q1" "2019 Q2"
#> # Year starts on: January
qtr + 0:9
#> <yearquarter[10]>
#>  [1] "2017 Q1" "2017 Q2" "2017 Q3" "2017 Q4" "2018 Q1" "2018 Q2" "2018 Q3"
#>  [8] "2018 Q4" "2019 Q1" "2019 Q2"
#> # Year starts on: January

# display formats
format(qtr, format = "%y Qtr%q")
#> [1] "17 Qtr1"

make_yearquarter(year = 2021, quarter = 2:3)
#> <yearquarter[2]>
#> [1] "2021 Q2" "2021 Q3"
#> # Year starts on: January
make_yearquarter(year = 2020:2021, quarter = 2:3)
#> <yearquarter[2]>
#> [1] "2020 Q2" "2021 Q3"
#> # Year starts on: January

# `fiscal_year()` helps to extract fiscal year
y <- yearquarter(as.Date("2020-06-01"), fiscal_start = 6)
fiscal_year(y)
#> [1] 2021
lubridate::year(y) # calendar years
#> [1] 2020