Bar Chart

The old standby. The classic. The bar height or length represents data. The baseline starts at zero.

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Settling all the internet debates in one go with a bunch of polling

The internet was once this fun place where people had goofy debates about…

Most Common Daily Routines

We all have our routines, but from person-to-person, the daily schedule changes a lot depending on your responsibilities.

Job growth was underestimated

Andrew Van Dam for The Washington Post used a bar chart with corrections…

Drought extent by region

For Scientific American, Cédric Scherer and Georgios Karamanis charted drought extent by region…

NBA carry jobs

With professional basketball, we often hear about carry jobs. There’s one star player…

Decline of U.S. vaccination rate compared against Europe’s

Elian Peltier and Josh Holder for The New York Times highlight the vaccination…

Jobs that Marry Together the Most

Find out which jobs most often pair together among married couples.

Coming and Going Age Generations

Since no one has figured out how to defeat time, age generations come and go. This chart shows the generational breakdowns since 1920.

Varying demographics within the Asian American population

We often hear about the Asian American community as one big group of…

Half of coronavirus deaths were in the winter

You probably knew that coronavirus deaths have been in the several thousands per…

Age generations in the U.S. Senate, over time

With this straightforward unit chart, wcd.fyi shows which generation each Senate member belonged…

Climate change in 2020

It used to be that climate changed seemed like something far off in…

NBA Players Traded, Historical Percentages

It seems like there’s been more player movement than usual over the years. Didn’t players used to play on a single team for the entirety of their careers?

Spike past 100k Covid-19 cases in a day

Meanwhile… based on estimates from The COVID Tracking Project, the United States had…

Early voting volumes

As you might expect, early voting volume is high across the country. In…

Covid-19 cases and state partisanship

From Dan Goodspeed, the bar chart race is back. The length of the…