[R] dotplot: labeling coordinates for each point
Deepayan Sarkar
deepayan.sarkar at gmail.com
Thu May 7 18:19:48 CEST 2009
On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 7:42 AM, Qifei Zhu <zhu_qifei at yahoo.com.sg> wrote:
> Hi Deepayan,
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> I guess I’m quite confusing when asking the question. I was actually looking
> for labels beside the dot in the graph (shown below), rather than the labels
> on the x-axis. Is that possible? Thanks a lot!
In that case
dotplot(y ~ x, xlab="Store", ylab="Revenue", main="test",
scales=list(x = list(draw = FALSE)),
panel = function(x, y, ...) {
panel.dotplot(x, y, ...)
id <- y > 90
panel.text(as.numeric(x[id]), y[id],
labels = sprintf("(%s,%g)", as.character(x[id]), y[id]),
pos = 4)
})
-Deepayan
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> Best,
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> Tony
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: r-help-bounces at r-project.org [mailto:r-help-bounces at r-project.org] On
> Behalf Of Deepayan Sarkar
> Sent: Thursday, May 07, 2009 1:44 AM
> To: Qifei Zhu
> Cc: r-help at r-project.org
> Subject: Re: [R] dotplot: labeling coordinates for each point
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> On Wed, May 6, 2009 at 6:54 PM, Qifei Zhu <zhu_qifei at yahoo.com.sg> wrote:
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>> Hi Deepayan,
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>> Thanks for the reply. here is a very simple example of what I'm looking
>> for:
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>>> y=c(100,0,-20)
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>>> x=c("Atlanta", "Baltimore", "Berkeley CA")
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>>> dotplot(y~x, xlab="Store", ylab="Revenue",main="test",
>>> scale=list(rot=60))
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>> Basically it produces a graph of city on the x-axis and its associated
>> revenue
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>> on the y-axis. In the real data set, the x-axis will be filled of tens or
>> even hundreds
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>> of cities, so I wanna label the dots in the graph whenever the revenue (y
>> value) is
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>> greater than a threshold, let's say 90 in this case. The labels should be
>> in (x,y)
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>> format, which is (Atlanta, 100) in this case. Appreciate a lot for your
>> help!
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> dotplot(y~x, xlab="Store", ylab="Revenue",main="test",
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> xlim = ifelse(y > 90, sprintf("(%s,%g)", x, y), ""),
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> scales=list(rot=60))
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> -Deepayan
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>> Best,
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>> Tony
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>> -----Original Message-----
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>> From: Deepayan Sarkar [mailto:deepayan.sarkar at gmail.com]
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>> Sent: Wednesday, May 06, 2009 8:40 PM
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>> To: Qifei Zhu
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>> Cc: David Winsemius; r-help at r-project.org
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>> Subject: Re: [R] dotplot: labeling coordinates for each point
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>> On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 7:04 PM, Qifei Zhu <zhu_qifei at yahoo.com.sg> wrote:
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>>> Hi Deepayan,
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>>> Thanks for the hint. I spent some time on the research but haven't got
>>> any luck in writing the custom panel function for the conditional labeling
>>> of points in a graph. Could you please provide some more thoughts and
>>> probably some pseudo code? Thank you so much for your time!
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>> I'll be happy to try if you provide a reproducible example.
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>> -Deepayan
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