A 100% stacked bar chart is used to display relative percentage of multiple data series in Stacked bar, where the total (cumulative) of each Stacked bar always equals 100%.
In a 100% stacked bar chart, Axis is represented on Y-axis and Value on X-axis.
Refer similar chart: Stacked Bar Chart
Let’s get started-
Download Sample dataset- Global_superstore_2016.xls
Follow these steps in order to create a 100% Stacked bar chart:
Step-1: Load Orders dataset from Global superstore file.
Step-2: Open Power BI file and drag 100% Stacked bar Chart visual into Power BI Report page.
Step-3: Now drag columns to Fields section, see below screen shot-
- Axis: ‘Region’
- Legend: ‘Category’
- Value: ‘Sales’
Required Fields descriptions:
- Axis: Specify the Column that represent the Horizontal Bars.
- Legend: Specify the Column to divide the Horizontal Bars.
- Values: Any Numeric value such as Sales amount, Total Sales etc.
Format the 100% Stacked bar Chart:
You can set the font size, font family, Title name, X axis, Y axis & Data labels colors for chart visual.
Click any where on chart then go to Format Section & set below properties-
- General: Allows you to set X axis & Y axis, width & height of chart.
- Legend: Set the font size, font-family, color & position of legend on chart.
- Data colors: Here you can change the colors used for each series in the chart.
- Y-Axis: Using this section allows you to modify the appearance of the Y-Axis section of this chart.
- X-Axis: Using this section allows you to modify the appearance of the X-Axis section of this chart.
- Data labels: Its enable the values for each category on chart & you can set the display unit, position & orientation of labels.
- Zoom Slider: It enables zoom feature on chart, using this you can easily saw the small values on chart.
- Title: Specified the Title name for Chart.
Implement Small multiples feature- Small multiples chart
Refer more Power BI visuals- Power BI Visuals
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