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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 R Basics

    1. Installing a Package

    2. Loading a Package

    3. Loading a Delimited Text Data File

    4. Loading Data from an Excel File

    5. Loading Data from an SPSS File

  2. Chapter 2 Quickly Exploring Data

    1. Creating a Scatter Plot

    2. Creating a Line Graph

    3. Creating a Bar Graph

    4. Creating a Histogram

    5. Creating a Box Plot

    6. Plotting a Function Curve

  3. Chapter 3 Bar Graphs

    1. Making a Basic Bar Graph

    2. Grouping Bars Together

    3. Making a Bar Graph of Counts

    4. Using Colors in a Bar Graph

    5. Coloring Negative and Positive Bars Differently

    6. Adjusting Bar Width and Spacing

    7. Making a Stacked Bar Graph

    8. Making a Proportional Stacked Bar Graph

    9. Adding Labels to a Bar Graph

    10. Making a Cleveland Dot Plot

  4. Chapter 4 Line Graphs

    1. Making a Basic Line Graph

    2. Adding Points to a Line Graph

    3. Making a Line Graph with Multiple Lines

    4. Changing the Appearance of Lines

    5. Changing the Appearance of Points

    6. Making a Graph with a Shaded Area

    7. Making a Stacked Area Graph

    8. Making a Proportional Stacked Area Graph

    9. Adding a Confidence Region

  5. Chapter 5 Scatter Plots

    1. Making a Basic Scatter Plot

    2. Grouping Data Points by a Variable Using Shape or Color

    3. Using Different Point Shapes

    4. Mapping a Continuous Variable to Color or Size

    5. Dealing with Overplotting

    6. Adding Fitted Regression Model Lines

    7. Adding Fitted Lines from an Existing Model

    8. Adding Fitted Lines from Multiple Existing Models

    9. Adding Annotations with Model Coefficients

    10. Adding Marginal Rugs to a Scatter Plot

    11. Labeling Points in a Scatter Plot

    12. Creating a Balloon Plot

    13. Making a Scatter Plot Matrix

  6. Chapter 6 Summarized Data Distributions

    1. Making a Basic Histogram

    2. Making Multiple Histograms from Grouped Data

    3. Making a Density Curve

    4. Making Multiple Density Curves from Grouped Data

    5. Making a Frequency Polygon

    6. Making a Basic Box Plot

    7. Adding Notches to a Box Plot

    8. Adding Means to a Box Plot

    9. Making a Violin Plot

    10. Making a Dot Plot

    11. Making Multiple Dot Plots for Grouped Data

    12. Making a Density Plot of Two-Dimensional Data

  7. Chapter 7 Annotations

    1. Adding Text Annotations

    2. Using Mathematical Expressions in Annotations

    3. Adding Lines

    4. Adding Line Segments and Arrows

    5. Adding a Shaded Rectangle

    6. Highlighting an Item

    7. Adding Error Bars

    8. Adding Annotations to Individual Facets

  8. Chapter 8 Axes

    1. Swapping X- and Y-Axes

    2. Setting the Range of a Continuous Axis

    3. Reversing a Continuous Axis

    4. Changing the Order of Items on a Categorical Axis

    5. Setting the Scaling Ratio of the X- and Y-Axes

    6. Setting the Positions of Tick Marks

    7. Removing Tick Marks and Labels

    8. Changing the Text of Tick Labels

    9. Changing the Appearance of Tick Labels

    10. Changing the Text of Axis Labels

    11. Removing Axis Labels

    12. Changing the Appearance of Axis Labels

    13. Showing Lines Along the Axes

    14. Using a Logarithmic Axis

    15. Adding Ticks for a Logarithmic Axis

    16. Making a Circular Graph

    17. Using Dates on an Axis

    18. Using Relative Times on an Axis

  9. Chapter 9 Controlling the Overall Appearance of Graphs

    1. Setting the Title of a Graph

    2. Changing the Appearance of Text

    3. Using Themes

    4. Changing the Appearance of Theme Elements

    5. Creating Your Own Themes

    6. Hiding Grid Lines

  10. Chapter 10 Legends

    1. Removing the Legend

    2. Changing the Position of a Legend

    3. Changing the Order of Items in a Legend

    4. Reversing the Order of Items in a Legend

    5. Changing a Legend Title

    6. Changing the Appearance of a Legend Title

    7. Removing a Legend Title

    8. Changing the Labels in a Legend

    9. Changing the Appearance of Legend Labels

    10. Using Labels with Multiple Lines of Text

  11. Chapter 11 Facets

    1. Splitting Data into Subplots with Facets

    2. Using Facets with Different Axes

    3. Changing the Text of Facet Labels

    4. Changing the Appearance of Facet Labels and Headers

  12. Chapter 12 Using Colors in Plots

    1. Setting the Colors of Objects

    2. Mapping Variables to Colors

    3. Using a Different Palette for a Discrete Variable

    4. Using a Manually Defined Palette for a Discrete Variable

    5. Using a Colorblind-Friendly Palette

    6. Using a Manually Defined Palette for a Continuous Variable

    7. Coloring a Shaded Region Based on Value

  13. Chapter 13 Miscellaneous Graphs

    1. Making a Correlation Matrix

    2. Plotting a Function

    3. Shading a Subregion Under a Function Curve

    4. Creating a Network Graph

    5. Using Text Labels in a Network Graph

    6. Creating a Heat Map

    7. Creating a Three-Dimensional Scatter Plot

    8. Adding a Prediction Surface to a Three-Dimensional Plot

    9. Saving a Three-Dimensional Plot

    10. Animating a Three-Dimensional Plot

    11. Creating a Dendrogram

    12. Creating a Vector Field

    13. Creating a QQ Plot

    14. Creating a Graph of an Empirical Cumulative Distribution Function

    15. Creating a Mosaic Plot

    16. Creating a Pie Chart

    17. Creating a Map

    18. Creating a Choropleth Map

    19. Making a Map with a Clean Background

    20. Creating a Map from a Shapefile

  14. Chapter 14 Output for Presentation

    1. Outputting to PDF Vector Files

    2. Outputting to SVG Vector Files

    3. Outputting to WMF Vector Files

    4. Editing a Vector Output File

    5. Outputting to Bitmap (PNG/TIFF) Files

    6. Using Fonts in PDF Files

    7. Using Fonts in Windows Bitmap or Screen Output

  15. Chapter 15 Getting Your Data into Shape

    1. Creating a Data Frame

    2. Getting Information About a Data Structure

    3. Adding a Column to a Data Frame

    4. Deleting a Column from a Data Frame

    5. Renaming Columns in a Data Frame

    6. Reordering Columns in a Data Frame

    7. Getting a Subset of a Data Frame

    8. Changing the Order of Factor Levels

    9. Changing the Order of Factor Levels Based on Data Values

    10. Changing the Names of Factor Levels

    11. Removing Unused Levels from a Factor

    12. Changing the Names of Items in a Character Vector

    13. Recoding a Categorical Variable to Another Categorical Variable

    14. Recoding a Continuous Variable to a Categorical Variable

    15. Transforming Variables

    16. Transforming Variables by Group

    17. Summarizing Data by Groups

    18. Summarizing Data with Standard Errors and Confidence Intervals

    19. Converting Data from Wide to Long

    20. Converting Data from Long to Wide

    21. Converting a Time Series Object to Times and Values

  1. Appendix Introduction to ggplot2

    1. Background

  2. Colophon