Thursday, April 11, 2019

Google Sheets - How to Create a Pivot Table in 3 Minutes

11 STEPS

Simple steps in creating a pivot table using Google Spreadsheets shared on iorad with step-by-step instructions:
1 The first step is to open a Google Sheet with your data and Click Data
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2 Click Pivot table...
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3 For this example, we'll keep it simple by using just Rows & Values.

Click Add next to Rows
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4 Depending on your data, you will have different dropdown options.

For this example, Click Category
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5 Let's use Values to show a summary of Values in each Category.

Click Add next to Values
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6 We want to see the Amount Column from the spreadsheet.

Click Amount in the dropdown.
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7 Let's see what the average is in one column.


We'll click the dropdown arrow.
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8 Then we'll Click AVERAGE
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9 Let's also add another column to include the Sum for each category.

We'll Click Add next to Values again.
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10 Again, Click Amount.
It will default to SUM, so you are set!
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11 That's it. You're done.
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Here's an interactive tutorial for the visual learners