Creating a categorical bar chart

To create a categorical bar chart and add it into dashboard,

  1. Switch to Author dashboard mode,
  2. Find the categorical attribute to add into the dashboard, and
    1. Double-click on the attribute to auto-insert it in one of the panels, or
    2. Drag-and-drop the attribute to one of the panels.


  • To find a categorical attribute, you can use data type filters or text search in the attribute panel.
  • Double-click first tries to insert the categorical chart on the left chart panel. if it's full, the charts are added to the middle panel.
  • If categories have geographical regions, you can use categorical choropleth maps. Learn how.