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Custom Color for Bullet Charts in Tableau - 2 Methods

Bullet chart was introduced by the data visualization pioneer Stephen Few to overcome some of the older visualization techniques and charts like Gauges, Speedometers and Thermometers.

Bullet chart is one of the best charts to show progress of a metric with respect to an existing standard. This blog aims at creating a Bullet Chart with customized color segments for the defined ranges.

Percent of Total on Stacked Bar in Tableau - 2 Methods

Parts of Whole or Breakdowns of Whole are widely used concepts in Data Visualization.

Stacked Bar is one such very widely used chart in Tableau and elsewhere.

Though the Police or Cops of Best practices frown upon developers who use Stacked bar, it is still a very popular chart for Media companies, Finance teams, Govt agencies, Supply chain etc.

In most cases, if not all, Stacked Bar charts are used to represent Percent of Total contribution.