Function converts a gtsummary object to a "gt_tbl" object, that is, a table created with gt::gt(). Function is used in the background when the results are printed or knit. A user can use this function if they wish to add customized formatting available via the gt package.

Review the tbl_summary vignette or tbl_regression vignette for detailed examples in the 'Advanced Customization' section.

as_gt(x, include = everything(), return_calls = FALSE, ...)



Object created by a function from the gtsummary package (e.g. tbl_summary or tbl_regression)


Commands to include in output. Input may be a vector of quoted or unquoted names. tidyselect and gtsummary select helper functions are also accepted. Default is everything().


Logical. Default is FALSE. If TRUE, the calls are returned as a list of expressions.


Arguments passed on to gt::gt


A gt_tbl object

Example Output

Example 1

image of rendered example table

See also

Other gtsummary output types: as_flex_table(), as_hux_table(), as_kable_extra(), as_kable(), as_tibble.gtsummary()


Daniel D. Sjoberg


# Example 1 ----------------------------------
as_gt_ex1 <-
  trial[c("trt", "age", "response", "grade")] %>%
  tbl_summary(by = trt) %>%