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Graphs Treemap


A treemap chart is often a better choice than a pie chart. Create a sophisticated one with ease.

Treemap example: The number of cars sold in China has exceeded the number sold in the U.S. market
Treemap example: Power creation jobs: renewable power has an increasingly 
important role in America’s energy economy
Treemap example: Sports-related ruptures in the us
Treemap example: World Population by Religion
What is a treemap?

A treemap displays hierarchical data through nested rectangles that represent the composition of groups proportionally, making part-to-whole relationships evident.

In a treemap, the total rectangular area corresponds to 100%. Parent groups are defined by colors and labels, and their areas correspond to the total area of the subordinated smaller segments, i.e., the subcategories.

How to make a treemap with Vizzlo?

Create a colorful treemap to compare proportions among hierarchical data with ease:

  • On the tab “DATA” of the sidebar, click on the button “GROUPS” to set the name and the color for your parent groups.
  • Click on “EDIT CHART IN SPREADSHEET” to copy and paste your data into it. If necessary, adjust the number format (wheel icon) to match Vizzlo’s spreadsheet with your source.
  • Click on any segment to edit it or change its color.
  • Play with the layout settings on the tab “APPEARANCE” to choose the most efficient design for the representation of your data and increase the readability.

Pro tip: Hide the values to let the sizes of the parts/proportions speak for themselves. Or leave this option enabled to facilitate reading.

Treemap maker: key features
  • Hierarchical structure
  • Custom number formats and colors
  • Adjustable layout
  • Different labeling options for parent groups
Treemap: What's new?
Sep 13, 2023

These chart types now all support adding custom formatting to individual value labels.

Mar 4, 2021

NEW There is now the option to hide all data labels, and we also streamlined the user interface.

Feb 24, 2021

NEW The chart features now sorting and reversing of groups.

Read more in our Changelog.
This vizzard was last updated: 4/10/2024, 2:52:33 PM

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