Bubble Chart

Points are placed like in a scatter plot, but they are sized based on the square root of data values.

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Examples

Waiting For a Table

A simulation to estimate how long until you are seated at a restaurant.

The words used by men and women to write about love

Josh Katz, Claire Cain Miller, and Kathleen A. Flynn for The Upshot plotted…

Occupation Matchmaker

This is who marries whom, based on what one does for a living.

Married People Have More Sex

The relationship and dynamics change. Less lust, more companionship. Is that really how it works?

Working Parents

Here are the mothers and fathers who work like you.

Color names plotted against gender

A couple of years ago, xkcd ran a survey that asked people to…