Excel | Pivot tables exercise | Property - Pivot Tables

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Software ==> Excel  (146 exercises)
Version ==> Excel 2016 and later
Topic ==> Pivot tables  (3 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Course ==> Excel Advanced
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Open the file contained within the folder name shown above.

Create a pivot table of the property portfolio to show:

  • The type of property in the rows;
  • The location in the columns;
  • The remaining fields in the filter area.

Change the filters and aggregate functions to show a count of properties that have:

  • 3 bedrooms;
  • A medium garden; and
  • 2 bathrooms.

Your pivot table should look something like this:

Pivot Table

Use the filters at the top to only show the data you are interested in.

There is only one property that is detached - use drill down to show this:

Drill down

Double-click on cell C10 to see the property details.

Change your pivot table so that it now shows the average price of houses with:

  • The postcode of the property in the rows;
  • The type of property in the columns; and
  • The remaining fields in the filter area.

Change the filters to show the average price of properties that have:

  • 2 bathrooms;
  • 2 or 3 bedrooms; and
  • which are in the countryside

Your pivot table will now look something like this:

New Pivot Table

Double-click on any property price to see the full details.

Use Save As... to save the file in your own new Excel work folder.

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