[R] Label customization in R plots

David Carlson dcarlson at tamu.edu
Mon Apr 28 23:15:04 CEST 2014

You can also use the legend() function which will draw the box
and arrange the text in a single column (or three columns if you
want a single row). It also has shortcuts for positioning the
box such as "topleft" or "bottomright."


for more details.

David L Carlson
Department of Anthropology
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77840-4352

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Subject: Re: [R] Label customization in R plots

On Apr 28, 2014, at 10:47 AM, Ayan Mitra wrote:

> Hi all,
>         I am a new comer in R . i am trying to figure out how
to put in the
> label of a plot the basic statistics values like mean=
>               no of data = 
>               media = 
>               chi-square =

In base graphics you could do this with functions 'rect' and

For lattice (and probably ggplot2), there is a gridExtra package
that has 'tableGrob'


David Winsemius
Alameda, CA, USA

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