Dates sorting by months

Hello experts,

i have a table that is having a a daily collection of numbers of employee hours, and I want to create a query that will give me a sum of total hours of employees sorted by months,

below is the sample of query that i want to create

Jan-12      11904
Feb-12      11376
Mar-12      10912

here is the sample data that i have in the table

     Date           noe;      Hours accumulated
01/01/2012      50         400
02/01/2012      50    400
03/01/2012      50    400
04/01/2012      50      400
05/01/2012      50      400
06/01/2012      60      480
07/01/2012      50      400
08/01/2012      50      400
09/01/2012      50      400
10/01/2012      50      400
11/01/2012      45      360
12/01/2012      50      400
13/01/2012      50      400
14/01/2012      50      400
15/01/2012      13      104
16/01/2012      50      400
17/01/2012      50      400
18/01/2012      50      400
19/01/2012      50      400
20/01/2012      50      400
21/01/2012      50      400
22/01/2012      20      160
23/01/2012      50      400
24/01/2012      50      400
25/01/2012      50      400
26/01/2012      50      400
27/01/2012      50      400
28/01/2012      50      400
29/01/2012      50      400
30/01/2012      50      400
31/01/2012      50      400
01/02/2012      50      400
02/02/2012      50      400
03/02/2012      50      400
04/02/2012      50      400
05/02/2012      35      280
06/02/2012      50      400
07/02/2012      50      400
08/02/2012      50      400
09/02/2012      50      400
10/02/2012      50      400
11/02/2012      50      400
12/02/2012      50      400
13/02/2012      23      184
14/02/2012      50      400
15/02/2012      89      712
16/02/2012      50      400
17/02/2012      67      536
18/02/2012      50      400
19/02/2012      45      360
20/02/2012      50      400
21/02/2012      67      536
22/02/2012      50      400
23/02/2012      56      448
24/02/2012      50      400
25/02/2012      34      272
26/02/2012      50      400
27/02/2012      6      48
28/02/2012      50      400
29/02/2012      50      400
01/03/2012      5      40
02/03/2012      50      400
03/03/2012      10      80
04/03/2012      50      400
05/03/2012      50      400
06/03/2012      13      104
07/03/2012      50      400
08/03/2012      20      160
09/03/2012      50      400
10/03/2012      50      400
11/03/2012      50      400
12/03/2012      29      232
13/03/2012      50      400
14/03/2012      75      600
15/03/2012      50      400
16/03/2012      56      448
17/03/2012      50      400
18/03/2012      25      200
19/03/2012      50      400
20/03/2012      34      272
21/03/2012      50      400
22/03/2012      67      536
23/03/2012      50      400
24/03/2012      89      712
25/03/2012      50      400
26/03/2012      78      624
27/03/2012      50      400
28/03/2012      31      248
29/03/2012      50      400
30/03/2012      32      256

I hope that you will help me with this

Thanks...

Czher
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Connect With a Mentor Commented:
try this query


SELECT Format([Date],"mmm-yy") AS dDate, Sum(yourTable.[hours]) AS [Hours accumulated]
FROM yourTable
GROUP BY Format([Date],"mmm-yy"), Format([Date],"yyyymm")
ORDER BY Format([Date],"yyyymm")
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Om PrakashConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Try the following:

SELECT Year(DateField), Month(DateField), Count(Hours_accumulated) FROM Table_Name
 GROUP BY Year(DateField), Month(DateField)
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CzherAuthor Commented:
those answers are both accepted

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