Tag Archives: Business

Bar chart showing top 10 countries by internet speed

The bar chart below shows the top countries by average internet speed in Q4 of 2015. South Korea holds a significant advantage, almost 8Mpbs faster than second place Sweden. Data rows are used to show the percent of requests that were above 10 and 15Mbps. Includes business and residential connection speeds but excludes mobile connections.

PowerPoint bar chart illustrating countries with fastest internet connections

Bar chart showing top 10 countries by internet speed (Q4 2015 Mbps)

This chart was built with the Aploris add-in for PowerPoint.

Bar chart showing the top 50 companies that paid their CEO the most in 2016

Bar char below shows the top 50 public companies that paid their CEO the most in 2016. The chart is rotated 90 degrees to help better display the data. Charter Communications compensates their CEO the most, almost 50% more than the next highest company, CBS.

This chart was built using PowerPoint 2016 for Mac with the Aploris add-in.

Bar chart with highest-paid CEOs

Bar chart showing CEO payments in 2016

US app store revenue per active iPhone

The stacked bar chart below shows US app store revenue per active iPhone. Game apps make up the majority of spend. Revenue per iPhone increased 14% between 2015 and 2016. The data column to the right of the chart provides the growth for each category.

Stacked bar chart with iPhone app store revenue

Stacked bar chart showing US app store revenue per active iPhone; focus on top 5 categories

This chart was built using PowerPoint and the Aploris add-in on a Mac.

Bar-mekko chart showing top 10 countries with the highest GDP per capita

The bar-mekko chart below shows GDP per capita and population in the 10 countries with the highest GDP per capita. The height of each segment is proportional to GDP per capita and the width is proportional to the population. As a result, the area of each segment is proportional to the total GDP.

Bar-mekko with GDP per capita and population

Bar-mekko chart showing GDP per capita along with population in top 10 countries

This chart was built using PowerPoint for Mac 2016 and the Aploris add-in.

Stacked bar chart showing 25 highest paid athletes in 2016

The stacked bar chart shows the earnings (USD) for the 25 highest paid athletes in 2016. The earnings are split based on what the athletes earn directly from their sport (salary, bonus, prize money) and other income, including endorsements. Some athletes, including Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, and Roger Federer, earn most of their income through other sources (likely endorsements).

Stacked bar chart showing 25 highest paid athletes in 2016 (USD)

Stacked bar chart showing 25 highest paid athletes in 2016

This chart was built using PowerPoint and the Aploris add-in on a Mac.

Mekko chart examining some of the largest data breaches

The Mekko chart below shows some of the entities affected by large data breaches. The entities are organized in columns based on their category and the width of the column represents the number of records affected. Each entity is represented by a segment in a column and the area of the segment is proportional to the number of records affected.

Mekko of large data breaches by entity category

Mekko chart of some of the world’s largest data breaches

This chart was built using the Aploris data visualization add-in for PowerPoint. Use Aploris to efficiently build engaging, insightful business charts

Mekko chart showing number of women in select tech companies

The Mekko chart below was built in PowerPoint and shows the number of women working at select tech companies. The width of each column represents the number of employees at the company. The height of the orange/yellow segments indicate the percent that are women and the area of the segments represents the number that are women. eBay has the highest percentage of female employees (tallest) and Microsoft has the largest number of women (largest area).

PowerPoint Mekko chart showing number of women in different tech companies

Mekko or Marimekko chart showing number of women in select tech companies

This Mekko or Marimekko chart was built with PowerPoint using the Aploris add-in.

Histogram of number of hours Americans work

The bar chart below represents a histogram of the number of hours Americans work a day. A histogram is a bar chart where the height of each bar is proportional to the frequency of a variable at a certain value. For example, of Americans that worked, 13% worked 8 hours a day and 95% worked 12 hours or less.  The sum of all the frequencies adds up to a 100%.

Bar chart of number of Americans daily work hours

Bar chart histogram of the number of hours Americans work a day

This bar chart/histogram was built using Aploris on a Mac with OS X.

Waterfall chart highlighting top 10 largest employers in the US

The waterfall or cascade chart below shows the number of employees working for the top 10 largest employers in the US. Each segment adds to the next allowing the reader to step through the contribution of each employer. These 10 ten companies represent 5.7M jobs and Walmart alone is 2.2M or 39% of the total.

Waterfall chart highlighting 10 top private employers

Waterfall or cascade chart showing number of employees working at top 10 private employers in the US

This chart was built using Aploris for Mac with PowerPoint 2016.