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Re: ProgramIndicators questions


Hey Martin!
- You can make composite indicators that consists of other program indicators, but program indicators can not be nested within each other directly.
- Yes-  program indicator values are always based on the data in the analytics_* tables.


> 21. feb. 2018 kl. 11:03 skrev Martin Van Aken <martin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> Hi DHIS2 dev team!
> I'm working on a decently large tracker program, and got some questions regarding ProgramIndicators:
> - It looks like ProgramIndicator can only refer to DataElements, not other ProgramIndicators (like "aggregate" Indicators can) - is there any specific reason for this? Will this constraint be left at some point in the future? Building indicators on top of other indicators is quite handy
> - Are the programIndicator results linked to running the analytics (when viewing them in the Event Manager app)? I tried to test that one, but was not totally sure of my results (as the pivot table & browser are doing a lot of caching too)
> Thanks!
> Martin
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