Statistical measurement types and visualization that supports your message
Having a hard time deciding the best way to visualize your data? How can you convey your message and provide the right business context with just a glance?
What you can do with the data - what types of analysis make sense and what types of visualizations are appropriate - depends on the type of the data. Each statistical scale - Nominal, Order, Interval or Ratio - allows you to calculate different calculations and display different graphs.
To learn more you are welcome to watch the "Convey your message at a glance" webinar (40~ min). In this webinar, Aryeh Primus discussed:
- Statistical measurement types and their properties
- Analyzing data in accordance with the measurement type
- Choosing the right visualization to support your message
Additional resources include:
- MeasureType webinar in pdf version attached to this article