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Jumpstart Tableau: A Step-By-Step Guide to Better Data Visualization by Arshad Khan

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© Arshad Khan 2016

Arshad Khan, Jumpstart Tableau, 10.1007/978-1-4842-1934-8_12

12. Sorting

Arshad Khan

(1)Fremont, California, USA

Objective: This exercise demonstrates how to perform the sort function

Figure 12-1 displays results that need to be sorted in descending order.

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Figure 12-1. Visualization to be sorted
  • Click the descending sorticon, highlighted in Figure 12-1, which leads to the display shown in Figure 12-2

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    Figure 12-2. Sorted visualization

To analyze the results by profitability :

  • Drag and drop the Profit measure onto the Color shelf in the ...

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