Filtering 2: bar chart by region
When working with a very large set of data, it is necessary to quickly access and examine a specific subset of information. CDP Data Visualization gives you the ability to filter information on all fields of the dataset. This example shows how to use such a filter to limit the result set and visualization to a particular geographic region.
To use this visual to see a bar chart for a region, such as Oceania, follow these steps.
- Add the field un-region to the Filters shelf, and set its value to Oceania:
- On the Filter shelf of the visual, click the (caret-right) icon to the right of the field.
In the Filter Properties menu, click Select
In the Filter for un_region modal window, select
Oceania, then click Apply.
- Click Refresh Visual.
- Note how the bar visual changed to show only the countries in the Oceania UN Region.
un_regionfrom the Colors shelf, and replace it with the
Click Refresh Visual.
- Rename the visual.
At the top left corner of the Visual Designer, click