# Data Visualization - Bar Chart

## About

Bar graphs plots:

• associated with quantities (number of case, sum of)

whereas an histograms plots:

They show:

• quantities as bar lengths
• and categories as bars or groups of bars.

They show

The bars can be in a horizontal or vertical direction.

## Example

• competing product sales, same product sales over different time periods,
• same product sales over different markets.

## Subtype

• Vertical
• Horizontal
• Stacked Vertical
• Stacked Horizontal

## Styles

• Rectangle
• Triangle
• Cylinder
• Diamond
• Gradient
• Pattern Fill

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