Farmer Suicides have been over a decade in India. The issue of farmer suicides is not widespread and is concentrated in four states
The slope chart above shows the rising cost of Christmas Dinner in U.K. The plot is generated in R using the plotrix library. Once the basic plot was generated a few minor adjustments were made using the inkscape. Due to some technical issues i was unable to load the code and Rmarkdown files … Continue reading Slope Chart in R
This is a quick tutorial on how we can manipulate a Scalable Vector Graphic (SVG) in R. R does have the ability to save plots, maps and graphics in various formats (including SVG) but this post is more about how you can quickly generate a very effective graphic using R and an external SVG file. The most obvious question is why not use R to do everything. Well R is great and does everything so well it does lack some power when it come to interactivity. Though i will not cover interactivity in this post i will show you how easy it is to generate effect using SVG.
This post has been inspired by an articles i read online by Nathan Yau describing using R vs D3. Nathan Yau has written a small article on what technology does he use to generate a static vs an interactive visualization.