Sort and Filter Data

By Jack Dougherty, last updated January 13, 2017

TO DO

  • write intro on the title concepts
  • when possible, start text by posing a common problem, and how this method can solve it
  • redo visuals: Google Sheets with better example
  • add Filter data

Sort data by columns

To sort data rows by a column, select the entire spreadsheet (top-left corner icon), then right-click or look for the sort menu. Be sure to select the entire sheet to avoid accidentally sorting one column without the adjacent ones.

Filter data by columns

To come *

Data Visualization For All is copyrighted by Jack Dougherty and contributors and distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. You may freely share and modify this content for non-commercial purposes, with a source credit to http://DataVizForAll.org.
Improve this book: Donate to DataViz students and add comments or revisions.

results matching ""

    No results matching ""