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Graph for relationship between two ordinal variables

What is an appropriate graph to illustrate the relationship between two ordinal variables? A few options I can think of: Scatter plot with added random jitter to stop points hiding each other. ...
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3answers
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Visualizing Likert Item Response Data

What are good ways to visualize set of Likert responses? For example, a set of items inquiring about the importance of X to one's decisions about A, B, C, D, E, F & G? Is there something better ...
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8answers
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How can you visualize the relationship between 3 categorical variables?

I have a dataset with three categorical variables and I want to visualize the relationship between all three in one graph. Any ideas? Currently I am using the following three graphs: Each graph is ...
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1answer
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How to make age pyramid like plot in R?

Age pyramid looks like this: I would like to make something similar, namely a 2 barplots (not histograms) with same categories, rotated vertically and extending to both sides as in pyramid. Is it a ...
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4answers
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Suggestions on how to visualize survey data

I have some survey data, where the first question is something like, "rate how you are feeling on a scale of 1 - 5". The next group of questions are something like, "do you smoke?" or "how much ...
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2answers
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What's the recommended method for charting low values?

I need to chart a number of indicators to evaluate emergency response times for a fire department. In our case, most values should be around 2 minutes, but the range can be between 0 and 10 minutes. ...
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0answers
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What is the best way to enter data to analyze answers from a Likert scale?

I need to analyze data regarding an item based on a Likert scale. Field data was arranged in Excel using tables that show the frequency of answers among respondents. What is the best approach to ...
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1answer
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Mann-Whitney for groups filled Likert scale

My stats knowledge is less than basic, so apologies for possible confusion. I have 2 independent groups (N=14 and N=14) who filled in a Likert-scale based standardized questionnaire, consisting of ...
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1answer
806 views

Graphs type for likert scaled questionnaire?

My questionnaire is on Likert Scale and is divided into 7 sections say A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. In each section there are a number of questions which the respondent has to fill in accordance with the ...
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0answers
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Visualising ranked data with distribution and mean

I would like to visualise ordinal data with ranks (1st-4th) in different categories however, I'm unsure how to best go about it. I'd like to be able to see the distribution and the mean ranking for ...