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I'm trying to use arcpy.Statistics_analysis using a feature layer as the input and a long int field ("MaxOID5" for the field summary so I can get the max value.

arcpy.env.workspace = r"C:\data\mydata.gdb"

fc = "airplanes"

arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management(fc, "fc_layer")

arcpy.Statistics_analysis("fc_layer", "Max_Table", "MaxOID5", "MAX")

When I run the script I get the following error:

ERROR 000800: The value is not a member of SUM | MEAN | MIN | MAX | RANGE | STD | COUNT | FIRST | LAST.

The help on the error says that "The keyword used is not a member of the list of acceptable keywords" but I'm choosing it directly from the auto generate parameters in the arcmap python command window.

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    Run from gui, copy as Python script from Results window and paste to your script. Something is missing – FelixIP Jun 22 '17 at 20:20
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I think your problem lies in your third input. Try:

arcpy.Statistics_analysis("fc_layer", "Max_Table", [["MaxOID5", "MAX"]], "")
  • That did it. I had tried it with single brackets around the 3rd and 4th params but got the same result. Thanks! – geoJshaun Jun 22 '17 at 20:26

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