[R] barplot beside=TRUE - values differ on scales
oriolebaltimore at gmail.com
Wed Oct 12 18:59:46 CEST 2016
I am sorry I cannot scale second row (d[2,]).
I was looking for a way to plot d[2,] values next to d[1,] with a
right side axis=4 on right side. -2,-1,0,1,2
On Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 12:42 PM, Duncan Murdoch
<murdoch.duncan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/10/2016 12:20 PM, Adrian Johnson wrote:
>> Dear group,
>> I have been struggling to barplot two different measurements from one
>> subject. These two measures differ in range. I want to plot row 1
>> axis on left side and row 2 values on right side.
>> For a given column I want to plot GN and CN next to each other.
>> my dput code is below
>> structure(c(112L, 0L, 579L, 1L, 131L, 1L, 2234L, 2L, 2892L, 1L,
>> 528L, 0L, 582L, 2L), .Dim = c(2L, 7L), .Dimnames = list(c("GN",
>> "CN"), c("DC5", "DC8", "DC14", "DC18", "DC19", "DC20", "DC23"
>> As you can see:
>> DC5 DC8 DC14 DC18 DC19 DC20 DC23
>> GN 112 579 131 2234 2892 528 582
>> CN 0 1 1 2 1 0 2
>> GN values are range from 100 - 3000
>> while CN are always -2 or -1 or 0 or 1 or 2
>> Also I cannot log GN values and plot because a difference in 100 units
>> also matters in my experiment.
>> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> I would simply rescale one row and add a second axis. For example, if d
> holds your matrix:
> scale <- max(d[1,])/max(d[2,])
> adjusted <- d
> adjusted[2,] <- scale*adjusted[2,]
> barplot(adjusted, beside = TRUE)
> ticks <- pretty(d[2,])
> axis(side = 4, at = ticks*scale, labels = ticks)
> Duncan Murdoch
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