Ridgeline chart


A ridgeline summarizes the distribution of a numeric variable for several groups. Each group is represented as a density chart, each density chart overlapping each other to use space more efficiently.

Seaborn logoRidgeline charts with Seaborn

Seaborn does not have a dedicated section to build ridgeline charts. It is still possible to make one using some workarounds involving several call of the kdeplot() function.

Animation with pythonInteractive ridgeline chart with plotly

Plotly is a python library that makes the link with Javascript to build interactive charts that you can display in a browser.

The following example is a ridgeline chart made with this library

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👋 This document is a work by Yan Holtz. Any feedback is highly encouraged. You can fill an issue on Github, drop me a message onTwitter, or send an email pasting yan.holtz.data with gmail.com.

Violin

Density

Histogram

Boxplot

Ridgeline

Scatterplot

Heatmap

Correlogram

Bubble

Connected Scatter

2D Density

Barplot

Spider / Radar

Wordcloud

Parallel

Lollipop

Circular Barplot

Treemap

Venn Diagram

Donut

Pie Chart

Dendrogram

Circular Packing

Line chart

Area chart

Stacked Area

Streamgraph

Timeseries with python

Timeseries

Map

Choropleth

Hexbin

Cartogram

Connection

Bubble

Chord Diagram

Network

Sankey

Arc Diagram

Edge Bundling

Colors

Interactivity

Animation with python

Animation

Cheat sheets

Caveats

3D