Posts Tagged ‘ legend ’

Example 9.23: Demonstrating proportional hazards

March 13, 2012
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Example 9.23: Demonstrating proportional hazards

A colleague recently asked after a slide suitable for explaining proportional hazards. In particular, she was concerned that her audience not focus on the time to event or probability of the event. An initial thought was to display the cumulative haz...

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How to label all the outliers in a boxplot

January 27, 2011
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How to label all the outliers in a boxplot

In this post I offer an alternative function for boxplot, which will enable you to label outlier observations while handling complex uses of boxplot.

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Example 8.5: bubble plots part 3

September 14, 2010
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Example 8.5: bubble plots part 3

An anonymous commenter expressed a desire to see how one might use SAS to draw a bubble plot with bubbles in three colors, corresponding to a fourth variable in the data set. (x, y, z for bubble size, and the category variable.) In a previous entries...

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Example 7.33: Specifying fonts in graphics

April 19, 2010
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Example 7.33: Specifying fonts in graphics

For interactive data analysis, the default fonts used by SAS and R are acceptable, if not beautiful. However, for publication, it may be important to manipulate the fonts. For example, it would be desirable for the fonts in legends, axis labels, or o...

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Example 7.15: A more complex sales graphic

October 13, 2009
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Example 7.15: A more complex sales graphic

The plot of Amazon sales rank over time generated in example 7.14 leaves questions. From a software perspective, we'd like to make the plot prettier, while we can embellish the plot to inform our interpretation about how the rank is calculated.For the latter purpose, we'll create an indicator of whether the rank was recorded in nighttime (eastern US...

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