Violin and density plots in ggplot2

Violin Plots This chart is a combination of a Box Plot and a Density Plo that is rotated and placed on each side, to show the distribution shape of the data. The thick black bar in the centre represents the interquartile range, the thin black line extended from it represents the 95% confidence intervals, and the white dot is the…

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Box Plots in ggplot2

Setting up the plot The box plot, in ggplot2, can be really powerful and useful for analysing variation. I will show a few examples of different types of box plots in ggplot2. Basic Box Plot 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 library(ggplot2) theme_set(theme_classic()) # Plot plot <- ggplot(mpg, aes(class, cty)) plot…

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