The 5 Most Common Data Relationships Shown Through Visualization

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As the amount of data available to organizations and marketing departments grows, visualizations of that data are growing more complex. That’s not to say that data visualizations are becoming unwieldy – quite the opposite. The increasing amount of information being displayed in visual form helps viewers understand the often convoluted relationships between ranges of data.

However, when presented with the choice to visually represent data relationships, it can be difficult to choose which model to apply. Different types of data work better with specific visualization models.

Five of the most common data relationships that are being transformed into visualizations are:

1. Geospatial

2. Temporal

3. Multidimensional

4. Hierarchical

5. Network

 

The full article by Zach Watson on the Dataminingblog