Data Visualization

This guide collects resources and tutorials related to data visualization.

The visualizations

Bar / Column Charts

Estimated number of heat pumps in Europe. Chris Woodford. Chris Woodford/ Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)


Table charts


Periodic table of popular typefaces. Jeremiah Easter. Wikipedia. Periodic-table-chart-of-popular-type-typefaces-fonts.jpg  Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported.



Deaths by horsekick in Prussian cavalry corps. Snappy Goat. totals-histogram+quartiles.svg. Public Domain.


Box and Whisker Plots



Box-and-whisker-plots of estimated incubation periods for coronaviruses from different studies from Incubation period of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections among travellers from Wuhan, China. James A. Backer et al. Incubation period of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections among travellers from Wuhan, China, 20–28 January 2020 - 2000062-f3.gif . Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) .



Population Pyramid / Age-gender pyramid



Population pyramid of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in the year 2020.Otets at Luxembourgish Wikipedia. Wikimedia. Population pyramid of Luxembourg 2020.png. Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Luxembourg .


Radial bar chart



Radial bar chart challenge. Lisa Adell Carlson.


Radial column chart



Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Radial Bar Chart?


Tally chart

Talley marks. Nijdam.  Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International .


Small  multiple chart  / Trellis chartLattice chart / Grid chartPanel chart)


Percentage change in civil service staff numbers (FTE) by department, September 2010 to September 2020. Institute for Government analysis of ONS. CC Attribution- Non-commercial.