[R] Area Graphs

David L Carlson dcarlson at tamu.edu
Wed Jul 16 16:32:54 CEST 2014

Also look at stackpoly() in the plotrix package. 

The R Graphical Manual shows the example plots here


David Carlson

-----Original Message-----
From: r-help-bounces at r-project.org [mailto:r-help-bounces at r-project.org] On Behalf Of Sarah Goslee
Sent: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 8:59 AM
To: Leask, Graham
Cc: r-help at r-project.org
Subject: Re: [R] Area Graphs

You mean like this?


Or any of the many other results from a google search on

"area graph" r

Since you claim to be "unable to find" anything relevant, maybe you
mean something different? If so, you'll need to be clearer, and
ideally link to an example.


On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 9:51 AM, Leask, Graham <g.leask at aston.ac.uk> wrote:
> Area graphs are a commonly used graphic in such software as Excel but I have been unable
> to find any examples of their use using R.
> Is there a way to produce good quality area graphs in R? If so I would greatly appreciate
> being directed to the relevant package or a code example.
> Any help will be greatly appreciated
> Graham

Sarah Goslee

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