Fundamental Charts

This category includes:

Bar charts

Bar charts use vertical or horizontal data markers to compare individual values. You can use them to compare discrete data or show trends over time. They are a good option for summarizing data that is subset by categories.

Other types of bar charts:

  • Grouped bar charts - known as clustered bar graphs, multi-set bar charts, or grouped column charts, is a type of bar graph that is used to compare values across multiple categories.

  • Stacked bar charts - useful for comparing proportional contributions within a category. They plot the relative value that each data series contributes to the total.

  • Bar mekko chart - variable width stacked bar chart. Use a bar mekko chart as an alternative to a bar chart when you want to explain the impact.

Scatter charts

It is one of the simple plots where a line is drawn to shoe relation between the X-axis and Y-axis. A scatter graph is a chart type used to display the values or measurements of continuous data over time.

Pie charts

A pie chart is a circular statistical graphic, which is divided into slices to illustrate numerical proportions.

Indicator charts

Indicator charts offer a single representation of a metric or KPI against a set target.


Table can useful to to display history information.