Creating Visuals with Optional Measures

You may choose to duplicate the dashboard that you created earlier according to the instructions in Creating Visuals with Optional Dimensions. In this case, open the visual, and skip to Step 6 in the following workflow.
  1. Open a new dashboard.
  2. In the dashboard, click New Visual.
  3. Under the Data menu, select the World Life Expectancy dataset.
  4. Under the Visuals menu, choose the Table visual type.
  5. Populate the shelves of the visual:
    • From Dimension, select and move un_region and un_subregion fields onto the Dimension shelf.
    • From Measures, select and move population field onto the Measures shelf.
    • From Dimensions, select and move year field onto the Filters shelf.
    • On the Filters shelf, select year field, choose Pick values from a list, select 2000, and click Save.
  6. From Measures, select and move the life_expectancy field onto the Measures shelf.
  7. On the Measures shelf, click the life_expectancy field.
  8. In the Field Properties menu, select [ ] Enter/Edit Expression.
  9. In the Enter/Edit Expression modal window, change the text to the following expression: [<<mes:>>].
  10. Click Validate & Save.
  11. Click Refresh Visual.
  12. Change the name of the visual to Regional Populations.
  13. Click Save.