Radial Stacked Bar Charts in Tableau | Ryan K Rowland

Radial Stacked Bar Charts in Tableau

Final Results…

Once completed, you’ll have the option of displaying your bar chart as absolute values (bottom-right), or as a percent of each segment’s total (left).

The size of the bars, inner circle and gaps between each bar will be adjustable as you see fit per parameters we’ll create.

Click here to view the interactive version on Tableau Public.

Introduction…

Welcome all, to my first ever blog post!

The past couple of weeks I’ve been taking part in a great Tableau community project called #MakeoverMonday. This week’s challenge was to create a visualisation based on the daily opinion polls for the US 2016 election, for which I submitted this (Click image to open interactive version).

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Following my submission, I received several requests to make the workbook downloadable on Tableau Public and received a few questions about the functionality, so, I thought I’d do a write-up of how I created the wheel of stacked bar charts.

 

 

 

Radial Stacked Bar Charts in Tableau

Once completed, you’ll have the option of displaying your bar chart as absolute values (bottom-right), or as a percent of each segment’s total (left). The size of the bars, inner circle and gaps between each bar will be adjustable as you see fit per parameters we’ll create.

 

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Eric Axelrod

President & Chief Architect at DIGR
I have helped companies bring new data driven products to market, drive efficiency out of their supply chain, execute strategic plans, and drive top line and bottom line growth by enabling every business function with actionable analytics. I can transform a business which is lacking critical insight into an agile, strategic, data driven organization.

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