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##### Asked by: Jabbar Guignard

personal finance home financing# Can you use percentages in a bar graph?

**You can**represent counts and

**percentage**values together in a table. For a

**bar**chart, the height ofthe

**bar**must be either the counts or the

**percentage**.If

**you**want to display both the counts and the

**percentage**value,

**you**need to pass in the counts and

**use**the Chart Designer to calculate the

**percentages**from the counts.

Also know, how do you show percentage on a stacked bar chart?

Then go to the **stacked column**, and select thelabel you want to **show** as **percentage**, then type = inthe formula **bar** and select **percentage** cell, and pressEnter key. 8. Now you only can **change** the data labels one byone, then you can see the **stacked column** shown as below: Youcan format the **chart** as you need.

**Finding a percentage of a total amount in a circlegraph**

- Circle graphs: A circle is divided into smaller portions.
- To make a circle graph form the data in the table above.
- Step 1: Add up all the values in the table.
- Step 2: Next divide each value by the total and multiply by 100to get a percent.
- Step 3: You can show this data by using a Cicle graph asfollows:

People also ask, what is percentage bar chart?

A sub-divided **bar chart** may be drawn on a**percentage** basis. To draw a sub-divided **bar chart** ona **percentage** basis, we express each component as the**percentage** of its respective total. The **diagram** soobtained is called a **percentage** component **bar chart**or **percentage** stacked **bar chart**.

A **bar graph** is a two-dimensional display of datain a **bar** format. This format allows you to comparecharacteristics and frequencies such as quantity and price betweenand within groups of data. Required **bar graph titles** includethe name of the **graph**, the **title** of the verticalaxes, and the **title** of the horizontal axes.