Values Plot in Excel
Use a Values Plot to show the spread of individual data points.
How to Create a Values Plot in Excel
While its possible to create a values plot in Excel, it is very time consuming and you have to know what all of the steps are. To save time, consider creating a values plot using QI Macros add-in for Excel. Its super simple and takes just seconds.
QI Macros installs a new tab on Excel's menu.
- First click and drag over your data to select it.
- Then click on QI Macros menu and select Box, Dot, Scatter Plot and then Values Plot:
- QI Macros will perform all of the calculations and draw a values plot for you.
Compare a Values Plot to a Box and Whisker Plot
Using the same data, you can also run a Box and Whisker Plot which will perform a more robust analysis of your data. QI Macros can create box and whisker plots too.
Box and Whisker Plot