Altair® Panopticon


Waterfall Chart Settings

Waterfall Charts are a form of cumulative Bar Chart, showing the cumulative effect across a series of changes.

They can aid in the understanding of how performance changes contribute to a final position.

Color can be used to represent either a Stage in the process, or the change in performance for that stage.

The waterfall chart settings pane is displayed after clicking the Options  button.




Bar Width Ratio (%)

Defines the ratio of the width within the bars. Default is .5.

Value Labels

Defines what type of value labels are shown in bars: Bar Value or Cumulative Value.

Show Borders

Determines whether borders are drawn around bars.

Show Connecting Lines

Determines whether connecting lines are drawn between bars.


Other visualization-specific properties can be set by clicking on the Y-Axis variable drop area and then selecting the Y-Axis tab: