A segmented bar graph is similar to regular bar graph except the bars are made of different segments that are represented visually through colored sections. A segmented bar graph is sometimes known as a stacked bar graph... More »

The National Center for Education Statistics states that on a bar graph where the bars are placed vertically, the y-axis runs vertically from the bottom to the top of the graph. On bar graphs where the bars run horizonta... More »

A compound bar graph breaks down data by splitting the columns to represent information comprising each bar. For example, a bar graph representing state employment rates can be turned into a compound bar graph by subdivi... More »

A double bar graph is a chart that uses parallel bars at proportional lengths that represent quantitative values. The length of the bar correlates with the data. More »

A horizontal bar graph is a visual representation of data that include a series of horizontal bars representing numerical amounts. Variations in the lengths of the bars allows for quick comparisons. More »

The National Center for Education Statistics states that on a bar graph where the bars are placed vertically, the y-axis runs vertically from the bottom to the top of the graph. On bar graphs where the bars run horizonta... More »

A Pareto chart is a graph that shows bars in descending order accompanied by a line graph depicting the cumulative value of all the bars. The graph is commonly used as a statistical measure to identify factors that have ... More »