Creating PivotTables

Use pivot tables in Excel for stronger data analysis. This Excel pivot table tutorial also helps you summarize data.


  1. Open an existing Excel 2010 workbook. If you want, you can use this example.
  2. Create a PivotTable using the data in the workbook.
  3. Experiment with different row labels and column labels.
  4. Filter the report with a slicer.
  5. Create a PivotChart.
  6. If you are using the example, use the PivotTable to answer the question, Which salesperson sold the lowest amount in January? Hint: First decide which fields you need in order to answer the question.