Tableau Pie Chart – How to Make Pie Chart
In this tutorial for Tableau charts, we are going to learn about Tableau Pie Chart percentage, how to make pie chart in tableau and the various steps to dram pie chart in it.
So, let us start Tableau Pie Chart.
2. Tableau Pie Chart
Tableau pie chart is a circle—or pie—that is sliced. Each slice is identified using a different color and/or label. The size or angle of the slice represents that item or category’s proportion to the whole. Pie charts are best at showing part-to-whole relationships when there aren’t too many slices. Bar charts are great and popular alternatives to pie charts.
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In this recipe, we will create a pie chart that shows the top five endorsements in 2014, sliced by sport.
3. How to Make Pie Chart in Tableau
i. Change the mark type to Pie in the Marks
ii. From Measures, drag Endorsements $ to Angle in the Marks
iii. From Dimensions, drag Sport to Color in the Marks
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iv. Right-click on sport pill in the Color property in the Marks card and select Filter….
v. In the Top tab, select By field: Top and 5 by Sum of Endorsement $.
vi. Right-click on sport pill in the Color in the Marks card and select Sort.
vii Filter Ascending by Sum of Endorsement $.
viii. From Measures, drag Endorsements $ to Label in the Marks
ix. Right-click on SUM(Endorsements $) pill in the Label property in the Marks Select Quick table calculation, and then Percent of the total.
x. From Measures, drag Endorsements $ again to the Label in the Marks
xi. Click on Label on the Marks card, and select the ellipsis button under Label Appearance to modify the style of the text.
xii. Change the format of the label to show the following, and click OK when done.
In this tutorial we learned about Tableau Pie chart, various steps involved in the creation of pie charts in Tableau, this will help us work better with the Tableau software.
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