Posts Tagged ‘ Bar chart ’

Looking above the waist, dataviz style

February 12, 2018
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Looking above the waist, dataviz style

Kaiser Fung, founder of Junk Charts blog and Principal Analytics Prep, suggests that the NYU admissions team reports its impressive record of application growth on a line chart instead of a bar chart with the bottoms cut off.

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When design goes awry

February 6, 2018
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When design goes awry

Kaiser Fung, founder of Junk Charts and Principal Analytics Prep, fixes a set of charts about user satisfaction data of cell phone plans.

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Light entertainment: the difference in power between nations is not statistically significant

February 1, 2018
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Light entertainment: the difference in power between nations is not statistically significant

Kaiser Fung (Junkcharts) looks at a bar chart.

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When your main attraction is noise

January 25, 2018
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When your main attraction is noise

Kaiser Fung, founder of Principal Analytics Prep, explains why this FiveThirtyEight column chart about religious affiliations looks strange.

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Light entertainment: this looks like a bar chart

December 20, 2017
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Light entertainment: this looks like a bar chart

Long-time reader Daniel L. said this made him laugh. This prompted me revive a feature I used to run on here called "Light entertainment." Dataviz work that are so easy to ridicule that one wonders if they weren't just made...

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Light entertainment: this looks like a bar chart

December 20, 2017
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Light entertainment: this looks like a bar chart

Long-time reader Daniel L. said this made him laugh. This prompted me revive a feature I used to run on here called "Light entertainment." Dataviz work that are so easy to ridicule that one wonders if they weren't just made...

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Verging on trust

December 12, 2017
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Verging on trust

Kaiser Fung, founder of Junk Charts and Principal Analytics Prep, the premier data analytics bootcamp in New York City, finds omitted data in a chart used by Verge to illustrate the survey of attitudes toward social media brands.

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Verging on trust

December 12, 2017
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Verging on trust

Kaiser Fung, founder of Junk Charts and Principal Analytics Prep, the premier data analytics bootcamp in New York City, finds omitted data in a chart used by Verge to illustrate the survey of attitudes toward social media brands.

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Using a bardot chart for survey data

December 4, 2017
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Using a bardot chart for survey data

Kaiser Fung, founder of Junk Charts and Principal Analytics Prep, finds new ways to visualize market research data coming from a study of consumer attitudes toward Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft Google, and Twitter by Verge.

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Fifty-nine intersections supporting forty dots of data

October 31, 2017
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Fifty-nine intersections supporting forty dots of data

Kaiser Fung, creator of Junk Charts and Principal Analytics Prep, borrows an idea from Ed Tufte to remake a data graphic by the Economist on income and wealth inequality across different countries.

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