Last Chance to Win Tufte’s Visual Display of Quantitative Information

Posted to Site News  |  Nathan Yau

A quick reminder – there’s just three more days to put in your contest entry to win Edward Tufte’s Visual Display of Quantitative Information. Leave a comment on any FlowingData post after March 19 to this Sunday March 30. I’ll announce the winner on March 31. Good luck!

Here’s the original contest announcement for those who missed it.

2 Comments

  • Have you had a chance to look at the new charting features in OpenOffice.org 3.0?

    Error bars!
    Labels indicating the regression equation!
    More choices of where to position labels.
    Display both the quantity and percent.

    It’s looking good.

  • Have you had a chance to look at the new charting features in OpenOffice.org 3.0?

    Error bars!
    Labels indicating the regression equation!
    More choices of where to position labels.
    Display both the quantity and percent.

    It’s looking good.

Favorites

Graphical perception – learn the fundamentals first

Before you dive into the advanced stuff – like just about everything in your life – you have to learn the fundamentals before you know when you can break the rules.

Jobs Charted by State and Salary

Jobs and pay can vary a lot depending on where you live, based on 2013 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here’s an interactive to look.

One Dataset, Visualized 25 Ways

“Let the data speak” they say. But what happens when the data rambles on and on?

Divorce Rates for Different Groups

We know when people usually get married. We know who never marries. Finally, it’s time to look at the other side: divorce and remarriage.