How to Build a Bar Chart & Column Chart in Tableau Desktop



How do you build a simple bar chart in Tableau this bar chart is selling sum of sales by region let's take a look first we're going to take a dimension like region and put it on rows and then we can use sales on columns to give us a bar chart the bar chart highest and lowest by clicking the sort button you can also add color by dragging a copy of sales onto color I have it set to purple but you can change it to a different color a bar chart can also turn into a column chart with one click if the swap rows and columns button and becomes a column bar chart