Error Bars and Ternary Error Region

Adding Error Bars to Line Series Charts

Line Series Charts Requiring Both X and Y With Continuous Values

Error bars can be defined for the following line series charts, for which error bars can be added to one or to both X and Y directions:

  • Line series sort by X values
  • Run sequence
  • Multiple paired XY line series
  • Double-Y line series sort by X values

The options include standard error, standard deviation(s), a user defined fixed value, or any variable values (e.g., numeric values of experimental data or user calculated errors).

A Multiple Paired XY Line Series Chart

Error Bars on Multiple Paired XY Line Series

Line Series Charts Requiring One Categorical Axis

Error bars can be defined for the following line series charts, for which error bars can be added only to one direction:

  • Line series sort across X categories
  • Double-Y line series sort by X values

A Multiple Paired XY Line Series Chart

Error Bars Added to a Categorical Line Series Chart