Line Chart

The line chart can be used to compare change in a set of variables over time. The line chart can be used to track several objects or entities over a period of time, allowing for a condensed analysis of your entire temporal dataset.

A Line Chart displaying Covid-19 infection data.A Line Chart displaying Covid-19 infection data.

A Line Chart displaying Covid-19 infection data.

Follow these steps to create a Line Chart:

1. Click the Show Charts button on the top-right of the window.

2. Click Add Chart > Line Chart.

A settings panel will appear, allowing you to configure the line chart.

Line Chart Settings

OptionDescription
DatasetThe dataset containing the fields for the line chart.
X AxisField to use for the X Axis. Defaults to a time field.
Format X Axis ValuesApply formatting to values on the X Axis.
Y AxisField to use the for Y Axis. Select an aggregation type on the right. Defaults to sum.
Format Y Axis ValuesApply formatting to values on the Y Axis.
Group ByThe field to group the lines by in the chart.
Sort GroupsChoose a method to sort groups.
Color RangeThe color range to use for the lines in the Line Chart.
Color ByChoose a method to color lines.

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