In general, a dimensions of the dataset represent categories that are placed on the horizontal axis (and therefore, the X shelf). The result set is rendered as vertical bar chart. If your business requirements include the use of a horizontal bar chart, Arcadia Enterprise gives you the ability to quickly create one from an existing vertical bar chart.
To use this visual to see a horizontal bar chart, follow these steps.
Countryfield from X shelf to Y shelf.
Life Expectancyfield from Y shelf to X shelf.
On the X shelf, on
Life Expectancy field, click the icon (down arrow), select Aggregates, and then select Average.
Note how the graph changed, with country categories on the Y axis, and horizontal bars.