Chart Chooser

The Chart Chooser tool helps you narrow down chart choices based on your data type and objective.

Find your chart based on your data type and objective

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If you are aware of your data type and objective, jump straight to the Chart Chooser tool and start having fun.

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Learn the three simple step to choosing the right chart.

Sunburst Chart

Sunburst charts are used to visualize categorical data composition.
The demo below displays the composition of the Urban vs rural road fatalities in 2017.

Good to know


  • Sunburst charts are easy to create and simple to understand.
  • The sunburst chart is a great choice to visualize data composition in a compelling and effective manner.
  • The sunburst chart, like the pie chart, offers a compact shape that makes it an ideal chart to fit into a dashboard and small screens.


  • When sunburst charts are overloaded with datasets, the audience will be challenged to distinguish between the periphery's arcs.


The sunburst chart can be easily adapted to suit the color-blind community (see below), by adding a monochrome chart with borders.


Learn more about how to create a sunburst chart.