14. Analyzing Data with PivotTables

Tables and external databases can contain hundreds or even thousands of records. Analyzing that much data can be a nightmare without the right kinds of tools. To help you, Excel offers a powerful data analysis tool called a PivotTable. This tool enables you to summarize hundreds of records in a concise tabular format. You can then manipulate the layout of the table to see different views of your data. This chapter introduces you to PivotTables and shows you various ways to use them with your own data. Because this is a book about Excel ...

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