Symbol Proportional Ordered




Symbol Proportional Ordered charts when there are big variations between values and/or seeing fine differences between data is not so important.

How to build in Analyzer:

  1. Select 'Scatterplot' under 'Popular Charts' as the Chart Type
  2. Create Calculated Field named 'Dummy Field': 1
  3. Drag 'Sales Dollars' to X-Axis
  4. Drag 'Dummy Field' into 'Y Axis'
  5. Drag 'Region' into 'Series'
  6. Drag 'Sales' into 'Bubble Size'
  7. In Chart Properties, configure the following:
    1. General -> Font Size: Smaller
    2. General -> Symbol Border Colour: White
    3. General -> Symbol Transparency Percent: 20
    4. Quadrant Lines-> Y Scale Value: 1
    5. Gridlines -> 'Hide All Grids' checked
    6. Data Label Settings -> Position: Center
    7. Data Label Settings -> Text Size: XX-Small
    8. Data Label Settings -> Justification: Center
    9. Data Label Settings -> 'Use Scale Format' checked
    10. Data Label Settings -> 'Use Scale Abbreviation' checked
    11. Value Scale (Y) -> Show Label as 'Never'
    12. Value Scale (X) -> Show Label as 'Never'
    13. Data Label Settings -> Text as%_XVALUE
    14. Hover Text Settings -> Hover Text as


Sales (unit): %_YVALUE