Brand-new: You can now create dot plots with Datawrapper.
Dot plots are an amazing way to quickly compare different values in one line. Check out the chart above: It provides a super-fast overview of the profitability of the world’s biggest corporations in one effective visualization. Doing this with bar charts would be nearly impossible. That’s why Datawrapper now offers dot plots: They’re a great way to show ranges, or multiple values for one element, in a quick and information-dense chart.
Here’s a quick overview post of what’s possible now. Check it out, and you’ll be able to create your first dot plot in minutes: