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Plotly Graph Type Support

Hi There,

Does anyone know how to create a multi-level bar graph like this one in Plotly?

https://images.tips.net/S22/Figs/T1188F1.png

Thanks!

Hi @apettah,

This isn’t directly possible yet. See https://github.com/plotly/plotly.js/issues/2799 for discussion.

Thanks,
-Jon

This plot for Subcategory Axes in Plotly https://plot.ly/~jordanpeterson/1039.embed looks multi-level. Not sure if similar method can be used for Grouped Bar Chart also.

Yes, I should have mentioned that you can always use lines (go.layout.Shape(type='line', ...)) and text annotations (go.layout.Annotation(text='Label', showarrow=False, ...)) to create custom chart elements (this is what at the example @caiyij mentioned does). The downside is that then you’re on your own in terms of placement/alignment.

-Jon