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R Data Visualization Cookbook by Atmajitsinh Gohil

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Chapter 8. Visualizing Continuous Data

In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Generating a candlestick plot
  • Generating interactive candlestick plots
  • Generating a decomposed time series
  • Plotting a regression line
  • Constructing a box and whiskers plot
  • Generating a violin plot
  • Generating a quantile-quantile plot (QQ plot)
  • Generating a density plot
  • Generating a simple correlation plot

Introduction

Time is continuous and we observe that, with changes in time, observations change, patterns emerge, and so do our results and conclusions. Our objective with visualizing time series or continuous data is to display visualizations that assist readers in understanding the magnitude and direction of the series. We have discussed interactive bar charts in ...

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