[R] scatter plot and marginal

Kjetil Brinchmann Halvorsen kjetil at acelerate.com
Mon Oct 4 17:02:39 CEST 2004

Paolo Bulla wrote:

>I would like to add the marginal distributions along the X and the Y axis to a
>scatter plot.
>Can anybody help me, please?
>Thank you,
> Paolo
The simplest thing you can do is like
plot(x, y)
rug(x, side=1, col="red")
rug(y, side=2, col="red")

or if there are many coincident x (y) values
rug(jitter(x), side=1, col="red")
rug(jitter(y), side=2, col="red")



Kjetil Halvorsen.

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