Excel Cluster Stack Chart

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Create clustered stacked charts in Excel to compare annual data for multiple products

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Excel Cluster Stack Chart

  1. 1. Compare Annual Datain Excel Cluster Stack Chart<br />www.contextures.com<br />
  2. 2. The Data<br />4 seasons – 2 years – 4 products<br />
  3. 3. The Plan<br />Chart shows Total per year, per product<br />Other<br />Beef<br />Lamb<br />Poultry<br />
  4. 4. The Chart<br />Try a Column Chart.<br />
  5. 5. Clustered Column Chart<br />Crowded, and can’t compare annual totals<br />
  6. 6. Clustered Column Chart<br />Switch Row/Column – that might be better<br />
  7. 7. Clustered Column Chart<br />Focus on products, but still can’t compare annual totals<br />
  8. 8. Stacked Column Chart<br />Try a Stacked Column Chart<br />
  9. 9. Stacked Column Chart<br />Close -- compares product totals, but not annual totals<br />
  10. 10. Cluster Stack Chart<br />How to combine Cluster and Stack features?<br />Other<br />Beef<br />Lamb<br />Poultry<br />
  11. 11. The Data<br />Move data, add blank rows<br />
  12. 12. Cluster Stack Chart<br />Select revised data, create a Stacked Column Chart<br />
  13. 13. Cluster Stack Chart<br />Reduce Gap Width, add formatting – Perfect!<br />
  14. 14. Cluster Stack Utility<br />Not enough time or patience to follow these steps?<br />Looking for a simple solution? A magic button?<br />
  15. 15. Cluster Stack Utility<br />Quick and painless charts with Excel charting add-in, by Excel charting guru, Jon Peltier:<br />http://www.contextures.com/Excel-Addins-Charts-Cluster.html<br />

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