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Benefits & pitfalls

Benefits & pitfalls: line chart

  • Line-charts imply that data is continuously changing. If your data is discrete you might consider a bar-chart instead.

How to create your own

Create your own: deviation bar graph

  • A deviation bar graph is a bar-chart with axis set to some baseline value (to show the deviation of values from the baseline), and can be created in a range of standard data applications such as Excel.

Bar line trend chart with baseline

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Chart showing real GVA growth over time and output gap.
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