Visual Hack: Dynamic Scale with Horizontal Stacked Bar Chart

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=twKJiA_Aqv4&feature=youtu.be In the above video you see what looks like a custom visual in Power BI.  However, I created this with a few simple steps by utilizing the built-in horizontal stacked bar chart in Power BI and a color scale created in Excel that is used as the background in the plot area.  Here's how … Continue reading Visual Hack: Dynamic Scale with Horizontal Stacked Bar Chart

What Are the Cancer Rates of Various Metrics for Each US State in 2016?

The following data visualization was developed in Microsoft Power BI.  It allows you to explore cancer rates by cancer type, sex, and US state from various metric perspectives: prevalence, death, DALYs (Disability-adjusted life years), and YLLs (Years of life lost).  The data is compiled by IHME (Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation) and can be … Continue reading What Are the Cancer Rates of Various Metrics for Each US State in 2016?