Getting Started with DataPlanet

Types of charts/graphs

The types of visualizations that are supported within Data Planet include:

  • Trends (area, bar, line charts)
  • Maps
  • Pie charts (and doughnuts)
  • Rankings (vertical or horizontal stacked, funnel, and pyramid charts)

Not all chart types are available for each dataset. 

Data Planet allows the creation of charts trending multiple indicators, using the "compare" feature found in the dataset selection area

Selecting your Infographic

After you have edited your search strategy. You will be given a  visualization on the bottom half of the screen.

You can choose the chart types tools to edit your visualization.  Chart types that do not apply to your dataset are not highlighted.  Use the drop down menu to select some standard line and bar graphs.