October 19, 2016
Tableau Tip Tuesday: How to Create a Diverging Bar Chart with One Measure
bar chart , bikini chart , diverging , diverging bar chart , index , table calculation , Tableau Tip TuesdayBethany Fox of the Data School during our client project. I had previously posted a tip about how to create a diverging bar chart with two measures, but she wanted to create a diverging bar chart based on only one measure.
With a cheeky use of the INDEX table calculation, this was quite straightforward. In the video below, you'll see that the middle of the charts aren't lined up. I fixed this by using the INDEX calc again. You can download the workbook to see how I got it to work.