Overview

Displays segments on an image, with the segment size representing metric value.

Chart Data Options

Option

Description

Colour

This is the category label for the X axis

Image

This is the image file to be used for the shape of the infographic
Note: if you wish to use your own image you will need to make sure it has some transparency. Basically, any area of the image that has colour (of any shade) will be coloured in the chart, any transparent area will be left blank. You need some transparent area in order for the chart to be anything other than a large block shape.

Size

Typically a numeric value such as $. An item that you want to measure on your Chart

 

Proportional Infographic Tutorial

 

Summary

In order to set up a Proportional Infographic Chart you will need:

  1. Create a report with chart display
    1. Select a field to use as the Colour
    2. Select a field to use as the Size
  2. Create your chart, selecting Proportional Infographic as the type under the Special Purpose heading
  3. Provide the Colour and Size options
  4. Select or Upload an image
  5. Customise the Chart as required
  6. Proceed to the Output step
  7. Save your report