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Bubble Matrix

In this tutorial, we’ll demonstrate how to draw a Bubble Matrix in Glimpse to visualize

First, add in the data by downloading or copying the data from here.

Then, under Visual > Mark in the Inspector panel, set the Mark Type to Circle.

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Drag the nominal field Region into the X encoding to set the categories in the columns.

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Then, drag the other nominal field Cosmetic Product into the Y encoding to set the categories in the rows.

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After, drag the quantitative field Sales into the Size encoding to vary the area of the circles in proportion to the values in the field.

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To enlargen the circles, go Visual > Encoding > Scale > Range > Values ** and press the **+ button twice. Have the top value as 0 pt and the bottom value as 5000 pt.

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Finally, drag the Region field into the Color encoding to vary the color of the circles based on the 4 regional catgories.

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This concludes this tutorial on drawing a Bubble Matrix. If you want to further customize your chart, please read the documentation.