Data Visualization – Choosing the right charts

Data Visualization – Choosing the right charts

One of the biggest challenges that visualization developers face is which chart would represent the data in the best possible way. Most of the visualization tools in the market offers out-of-the-box built it charts to build the visualization. Some of the common charts are:

  • Bar Chart
  • Line Chart
  • Column Table
  • Pie Chart
  • Maps
  • Area Chart
  • Bubble Chart, etc.

The below diagram gives a general idea or rule of thumb to consider when handling different types of data.