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Positioning tikzpicture and determining range for axis

In another question I got great help creating this picture: Actually it looks how it should but there are two further things I would like to clarify: Firstly, I get this warning: Axis range for ...
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How to do a chart with stacked bars, lines and “sections”

The problem I need a chart like this (this was made in Libreoffice + some gimp): Its caracteristics are bassically: Some stacked bars (if it is a stacked area, better) with its Y axis at the ...
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How to unstack grouped bars in pgfplots bar-charts

I am sure this is quite a trivial problem, but I cannot seem to figure it out. I have a bar-chart with preferably three groups of four bars. The thing is, using the MWE below, the four bars per group ...
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Basic Bar Plot with long text legend, horizontal guides and percentage values

I am new to pgfplots and actually I want to create something pretty basic. Yesterday, I started modifying my chart with the help of the pgfplot manual and the help of Google but unfortunately, I ...
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Misplaced nodes near coords in stacked ybar plot

I have this stacked ybar plot and having trouble to proper align the nodes near the coords. It works fine on all bar but the one with offset 65. I already tried \ifnum as @Jake suggested here: How can ...
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stacking negative value for ybar

I would like my ybars to be stacked the same way positively than negatively. It works for positive values but not for negative ones. On the given example, ThirdCol should be stacked negatively. Any ...
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Stacked bar plot with explicit axis domain

I have a data table which contains positive and negative values for different categories (columns) as input. I want to visualize these values by a stacked bar plot, which shows a stacked bar plot for ...
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Free space in bar-chart with empty entries

I would like to plot some data set with the ybar option of pgfplot. But not all entries are nonzero. The zero entries waste space between the bars and when the plot gets crowed it is not clear anymore ...
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pgfplots legend with two ordinates (lines and bar chart)

In the legend, I would like to have a line for the red and orange lines (as it is the case), and ybar legend style for the rest. I just can't figure out the easiest/best/any way to do it. MWE: ...
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how to insert number inside the stacked bar?

I tried stacked graph but i need inside bar to set alphanumberic like p1,p2,p3. My MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} % to print charts %\pgfplotsset{compat=1.8} ...
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colour each x co-ordinate with a different colour in a bar plot in pgfplot

I want to cycle colours for each x co-ordinate in a bar plot. Is it possible? For instance, in this example I want each metric to appear in a different colour. This question Colors and legend in ...
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How to evaluate the height of a ybar to change color of label accordingly

Problem I want to change the color of a node near coords label depending on the height of the bar it lies on. That is, if the label is outside the bar I want to put a color that is different from the ...
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How can stacked bars be plotted?

I try to create a stacked bar plot with given values with the pgfplots package, but it shows some errors. Can anyone correct the given errors? \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} ...
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Changing color on advanced bar chart (pgfplotstable)

I have made a stacked and clustered diagram, based on this brilliant answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/55559/93892. However, I would like to change the colors of the bars. The most important ...
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Two plots, change bar plot reference system only

TL;DR How can I make a horizontal bar plot with the origin on the right? I wanted to combine several plots in a unique figure. I have a custom scatter plot, and I want to overlay it on top of a bar ...
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From a bar chart with multiple values per ticks to a stacked bar chart

I succeeded to generate a bar chart from a table which provides multiple values per ticks. The code is given in the following code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Insert space after each second bar

I have a bar plot which shows 7 bars for one xtick. I want to group two bars by inserting some space after each second bar. I tried to use xshift in the \addplot command, but the color of the bar ...
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pgfplots: annotate each bar in a group with custom values

how can I add custom annotations to each bar in a grouped bar chart? I know how to display the values from the the bars (with every node near...), but the values I need to display, above or below the ...
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Pgfplots: vertical bar char prints only labels at one bar

I want to create a vertical bar charts with two bars in it. At the x-axis the bars shall be labeled with A and B. The label A is printed although it is not exactly properly positioned, but the label B ...
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Cyrillic text in symbolic x coords

I make bar plot with pgfplots: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} % Поддержка русских букв \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % Кодировка utf8 \usepackage[english, russian]{babel} % Языки: ...
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Add areas in background of histogram

I would like that my histogram has areas in background (with name), in order to compare the value of each bar with some intervals. This is the result that I would like to reach: And this what I ...
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How to draw multiple bar charts each one with multiple different series

I want to draw a chart which includes multiples bar chart, and each one include different series. This is what I ´ve already have. In this case Alg 1, Alg3,..., Alg 7 would be my multiple bar charts, ...
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Symbolic Labels in pgfplots Bar Chart

In the following code, why do I have to type the x-axis labels explicitly in the axis options and not just use the labels from the coordinates data? Is there a way to just use the data from the ...
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Create a bar chart from CSV

I have a .csv file that looks like this: gender.csv GENDER,NUMBER,PERCENT MALE,20,20 FEMALE,80,80 TOTAL,100,100 I want to create a bar chart using MALE and FEMALE. GENDER can be the chart name or ...
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Two axis y discontinuity=parallel

I am trying to complete this bar graph with two y discontinuities since my third coordinates are too far from the remaining two coordinates. Below is a MWE can anyone provide me with an approach to ...
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Barchart with pgfplot in beamer slides

I am trying to use a code in my beamer presentation for a barchart that I had previously used for an article type document. I am using TeXstudio as the editor. Everytime I try to compile, the ...
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pgfplots ybar plot with 2 y axes and equal shift on x axis

I am trying to create a ybar plot with two y-axes and proper alignment on the x-axis. I have two data sets to compare and what I'm trying to get is the look of a normal ybar plot with horizontally ...
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PGF barplot with two y axis

I added a new axis to my barplot and that has a different scale as the first one. The second axis is shifted and does not have the same height as the first one. What do I need to change so that the ...
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Tikz stacked ybar chart shows incorrectly when I change the lower limits of the y axis

I have a problem with my picture generated using the tikz package. I would like to represent a y-stacked bar plot with the correct axis scaling. When I put the lower limits for the y-axis at -100 or ...
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Adding lines to bar charts

Is it possible to add a straight horizontal black line (from (0, 0.4) until the very end of the graph) in a bar chart environment like this: Here is the code that generates this bar chart (borrowed ...
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How to correct nodes near coords position in ybar stacked?

I'm working with this ybar stacked graph, but I can't position the nodes near coords in a correct position (not over something, not outside the chart, not over other bar, not to far away...readable!). ...
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Show mark labels near marks and not centered in ybar interaval graph

I'm doing a graph with vertical bars (ybar) where each bar represents not a number (1) but a class ([-0.5,0.5]). I would prefer that tick labels on the x axis appeared near the ticks marks, so ...
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How to hide empty (value 0) ybars with pgfplots?

I'm making a ybar graph (vertical bars) where the y axis maximum reaches 150+, but a lot of values are 0's. I would like the final graph would not show a minimum bar in this 0 values, since we this ...
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Histogram: different color for each bar

I have the following code. \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,12pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{pgfplotstable} ...
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pgfplots 3D bar chart - wrong plotting order

I am using bar3 to plot 3d diagrams in Matlab but it seems that in LaTeX the plotting order is wrong ? Is there any way to have the right order? This is a small example of the generated 2.tikz file ...
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Eliminating excessive spacing in bar graphs

How can I eliminate the spacing to the left and right of my bar graph? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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grouped bar chart with pgfplots

I am trying to create a grouped bar chart with pgfplots, like this one: but I can't put the values over the bars, like this one: My code is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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pgfplots - how to create a horizontal line plot in a bar chart with symbolic x axis labels

I was wondering if there was a way to get the line plots "Unseamed" and "Requirement" to span the whole width of the graph not just from the centre points of the first and last x axis labels. Is there ...
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Combining line chart data with bar plot

Context I recently got a paper published and was told that I need to convert the word file I submitted to latex for camera ready purposes. Problem is, I don't know LaTeX but I have always wanted to ...
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My boxplot draws but the coordinates are NaN when I try to label the plot [closed]

I have been slowly getting my barchart with a boxplot to come together. My current project is to label the whiskers, quartiles and median. Using examples from the manual, no label is printed. This is ...
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Bar plot in pgfplots using a palette using only fill

I am trying to create some nice looking bar plots, but this does not seem to be an easy task for me :) I have started out with the following: \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ xbar, xmin=0, ...
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Adding a trend line to a bar chart

I'm very new to LaTeX, preparing my very first document in the environment and learning on the way. I've encountered a problem with one of my plots - I'm trying to add a trend line to a bar chart to ...
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Broken bar diagram with tikz package

I am trying out tikz package to create bar diagrams and following the code example in the manual on page 82 ...
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Customize PGF bar chart bars

Ideally, I'd like to write a macro which specifies how to draw the bar of a PGF bar chart, given its height, width, and location. This seems nearly equivalent to asking how to specify a non-repeating ...
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Filling the bars in stacked bar plots with hash or dot points

I was looking for a way to fill the bars in bar plots or stacked bar plots with hashes or dots (something like the following figure). Since it took me a long time to figure it out how to do it, I ...
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Fail to produce valid PDF from pgfplots sample code

I use the following the pgfplots sample code: \documentclass[varwidth=true, border=2pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ ...
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How to draw Bar & Pie Chart

I'm want to include two graphs mentioned below in a document. I'm able to draw pie charts using pgf-pie. Is there any package which is capable of generating BAR & PIE Chart both? [Also which ...
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How can I make legends colourful? And how can I put value in bars?

\documentclass[border=5mm] {standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots, pgfplotstable} \usepackage{xcolor, color} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \definecolor{SpecialYellow}{HTML}{F9DC21} ...
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How to specify the starting point of a horizontal bar in latex?

How to specify the starting point of a horizontal bar in latex ? For example, I want to plot a horizontal bar between (2, 5) and (10, 5), which is a horizontal bar with a length of 8 and starting at ...