This article was posted by Dikesh Jariwala on R Bloggers.
With ever increasing volume of data, it is impossible to tell stories without visualizations. Data visualization is an art of how to turn numbers into useful knowledge.
R Programming lets you learn this art by offering a set of inbuilt functions and libraries to build visualizations and present data. Before the technical implementations of the visualization, let’s see first how to select the right chart type.
To determine which amongst these is best suited for your data, I suggest you should answer a few questions like,
Below is a great explanation on selecting a right chart type by Dr. Andrew Abela.
In your day-to-day activities, you’ll come across the below listed 7 charts most of the time.
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