waffle: Create Waffle Chart Visualizations

Square pie charts (a.k.a. waffle charts) can be used to communicate parts of a whole for categorical quantities. To emulate the percentage view of a pie chart, a 10x10 grid should be used with each square representing 1% of the total. Modern uses of waffle charts do not necessarily adhere to this rule and can be created with a grid of any rectangular shape. Best practices suggest keeping the number of categories small, just as should be done when creating pie charts. Tools are provided to create waffle charts as well as stitch them together, and to use glyphs for making isotype pictograms.

Version: 1.0.2
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0), ggplot2 (≥ 3.1.0)
Imports: RColorBrewer, grid, gridExtra, gtable, extrafont, curl, stringr, stats, htmlwidgets, DT, plyr, rlang, utils
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, dplyr, ggthemes
Published: 2023-09-30
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.waffle
Author: Bob Rudis ORCID iD [aut, cre], Dave Gandy [aut] (Font Awesome), Andrew Breza [ctb], Matthias J├╝tte [ctb], Paul Campbell [ctb] (geom_bar flip)
Maintainer: Bob Rudis <bob at rud.is>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
Copyright: file inst/COPYRIGHTS
waffle copyright details
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: waffle results


Reference manual: waffle.pdf


Package source: waffle_1.0.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: waffle_1.0.2.zip, r-release: waffle_1.0.2.zip, r-oldrel: waffle_1.0.2.zip
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): waffle_1.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): waffle_1.0.2.tgz, r-release (x86_64): waffle_1.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): waffle_1.0.2.tgz
Old sources: waffle archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: amplican, occCite, shapley
Reverse suggests: iNZightPlots


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