Resources for Grouped Graphs Swirl Lesson

Updated automatically every 5 minutes

Resources for Grouped Graphs

Swirl Lesson

Summary of many useful statistical terms

Quick overview of different variable types

Metadata describing the dataset used in this lesson

Weissgerber et al. 2019 paper from the journal Circulation (and the references cited within it) is a good overview of why it is recommended that you DO NOT use bar graphs for data with continuous dependent variables grouped by a categorical independent variable. This paper focuses on visualization problems in peripheral vascular disease journals, but the conclusions are widely applicable.

Webinar Report: Transforming data visualisation to improve transparency and reproducibility

This is a recording of a webinar talk given by Tracey Weissgerber that included many of the same concepts as the 2019 paper above.