Stacked Bar Chart
With the stacked version of the bar, compare subcategories across groups. Try not to show too many subcategories though, or it’ll clutter quick.
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How to Make a Customized Excess Mortality Chart in Excel
Show current evolution against expected historical variability and add one or more series that could account for the difference.
NBA carry jobs
With professional basketball, we often hear about carry jobs. There’s one star player…
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.
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…
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?
NBA playoff win probabilities, animated over time
FiveThirtyEight publishes win probabilities for NBA games throughout the season. During the playoffs,…
Google search trends dataset for Covid-19 symptoms
Google released a search trends dataset earlier this month. Using this dataset, Adam…
Shift of Covid-19 deaths to medium and small cities
When this all started, Covid-19 was impacting large cities at a much higher…
Red-blue electoral map and the green-gray in satellite imagery
For NYT’s The Upshot, Tim Wallace and Krishna Karra looked at how the…
Electricity sources by state
With Joe Biden calling for 100% clean electricity, John Muyskens and Juliet Eilperin…
Guessing Names Based on What They Start With
I'm terrible at names, but maybe data can help. Put in your sex, the decade when you were born, and start putting in your name. I'll try to guess before you're done.
Percentage of Households in Each Income Level
What percentage of households fall into lower-, middle-, and upper-income levels when you adjust for household size?