plotrix v3.6-4


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by Jim Lemon

Various Plotting Functions

Lots of plots, various labeling, axis and color scaling functions.

Functions in plotrix

Name Description
barNest Display a nested breakdown of numeric values
barp A bar plotting routine add p-values from t-tests
battleship.plot Display a matrix of values as the widths of stacked rectangles
ablineclip Add a straight line to a plot
addtable2plot Add a table of values to a plot
axis.break Place a "break" mark on an axis
arctext Display text on a circular arc
bumpchart Display a "bumps" chart
categoryReshape Convert object label/attribute label coding.
bin.wind.records Classify wind direction and speed records
binciW Binomial confidence limits
binciWu Upper binomial confidence limit
brkdn.plot A point/line plotting routine
brkdnNest Perform a nested breakdown of numeric values
box.heresy Display a sort of box plot
binciWl Lower binomial confidence limit
color.legend Legend matching categories or values to colors
color.scale Turn values into colors.
dendroPlot Display distributions as dendrites
diamondplot Plot multiple variables as polygons on a radial grid
draw.radial.line Draw a radial line
draw.tilted.sector Display a 3D pie sector
cluster.overplot Shift overlying points into clusters
corner.label Find corner locations and optionally display a label
color.axis Display an axis in a specified color
emptyspace Find an empty space on a plot
count.overplot Show overlying points as counts
fan.plot Display a fan plot
clock24.plot Plot values on a 24 hour "clockface"
color.scale.lines Line segments with scaled colors
color2D.matplot Display a numeric matrix as color matrix
clplot Plot lines with colors determined by values.
drawNestedBars Display nested bars
drawSectorAnnulus Display a radial pie sector
centipede.plot Display a centipede plot
floating.pie Display a floating pie chart
axis.mult Display an axis with values having a multiplier
clean.args Remove inappropriate arguments from an argument list
dispersion Display a measure of dispersion.
gap.barplot Display a barplot with a gap (missing range) on one axis
dotplot.mtb Minitab style dotplots
do.first Execute a graphic function on a plot
fullaxis Add an axis with a line to the edge of the plot
draw.arc Draw arc
gap.boxplot Display a boxplot with a gap (missing range)
furc Plot a dendrite
boxed.labels Place labels in boxes
gantt.chart Display a Gantt chart
ehplot Engelmann-Hecker-Plot - EH-Plot
election Assign party members to seats
barlabels Label the bars on a barplot
color.gradient Calculate an arbitrary sequence of colors
cylindrect Display an apparent cylinder Draw a circle
death_reg Death registrations from 1996 to 2010 Identify closest match to a color
feather.plot Display vectors along a horizontal reference line
draw.ellipse Draw ellipse
fill.corner Fill a "corner" of a matrix with values
get.tablepos Get the position for a legend or table
get.triprop Enter three proportion data - usually soil textures
gradient.rect Display a rectangle filled with an arbitrary color gradient
maxEmptyRect Find an empty space on a plot
makeIntersectList Count set intersections
hexagon Draw a hexagon
histStack Histogram "stacked" by categories
intersectDiagram Display set intersections
perspx Display perspective plot
paxis3d Display text in the margins of a 3D plot
plotrix-package Specialized plots and plotting accessories
polar.plot Plot values on a circular grid of 0 to 360 degrees
get.breaks Get the breakpoints for a weighted histogram Gather the information to create a Gantt chart
getMarginWidth Find the margin width necessary to fit text or a legend next to a plot
getYmult Correct for aspect and coordinate ratio
listDepth Find the maximum depth of a list
makeDendrite Build a list of the mutually exclusive attributes of objects
pasteCols Paste the columns of a matrix together
plot.dendrite Plot a dendrogram of a dendrite object
plot_bg Add a background color to a plot
panes Prepare a "panel" type layout
pie3D Display a 3D pie chart
pie.labels Place labels on a pie chart
plotH Scatterplot with histogram-like bars.
plotCI Plot confidence intervals/error bars
radial.plot Plot values on a circular grid of 0 to 2*pi radians
radial.plot.labels Display labels on a circular grid
get.segs Calculate the midpoints and limits for a centipede plot
get.soil.texture Enter soil texture data
labbePlot Display a L'Abbe plot
ladderplot Ladder Plot
oz.windrose Display an Australian wind rose
multsymbolbox Draw boxes filled with symbols
pie3D.labels Display labels on a 3D pie chart
revaxis Plot with axis direction(s) reversed
placeLabels Place labels in boxes
ruginv Add an Inverse Rug to a Plot
spreadout Spread out a vector of numbers to a minimum interval
stackpoly Display the columns of a matrix or data frame as stacked polygons
symbolbox Draw a box filled with symbols
symbolbarplot barplot filled with symbols
gap.plot Display a plot with one or two gaps (missing ranges) on one axis
mtext3d Display text in the margins of a 3D plot
get_axispos3d Get axis positions on a 3D plot
multhist Plot a multiple histogram, as a barplot
radialtext Display text in a radial line
raw.means.plot raw.means.plot: Raw-Means Plots for Experimental Designs
triax.plot Triangle plot
sumbrk Count specified values in a vector
triax.points Triangle plot points
sumDendrite Sum the counts in the top level of a dendrite object
triax.fill Triangle plot fill
triax.frame Triangle plot frame
vectorField Display magnitude/direction vectors
weighted.hist Display a weighted histogram
psegments3d Draw segments on a 3D plot
propbrk Calculate the proportion of specified values in a vector
rectFill Draw a rectangle filled with symbols
rescale Scale numbers into a new range
soil.texture Soil texture triangle plot Soil texture triangle plot using UK conventions
staxlab Place staggered or angled labels on an axis
thigmophobe.labels Place labels away from the nearest point
std.error Calculate standard error of the mean
triax.abline Lines for triangle plot
radial.pie Plot sectors/annuli on a circular grid of 0 to 2*pi radians
radial.grid Display a radial grid
zoomInPlot Display a plot with a rectangular section expanded in an adjacent plot
size_n_color Display circles with specified size and color
seats Arrange N seats in M semicircular rows
staircase.plot Display a staircase plot
starPie A pie-like graphic object
thigmophobe Find the direction away from the closest point
textbox Add text box
twoord.stackplot Multiple (stack) plot with two ordinates
getIntersectList Enter a set intersection list
getFigCtr Get coordinates in the figure region in user units.
valid.n Find the number of valid (not NA) values
kiteChart Magnitude by position chart.
jiggle Calculate equally spaced values within a range.
legendg Legend with grouped bars, lines or symbols
lengthKey Key for interpreting lengths in a plot
oz.windrose.legend Display an Australian wind rose legend
p2p_arrows Draw arrows between points
polygon.shadow Display a shadow effect for an arbitrary polygon
ptext3d Display text on a 3D plot
print.brklist Display the output of brkdnNest
pyramid.plot Pyramid plot
smoothColors Build a vector of color values
sliceArray Slice an array
soils Soil texture data from 125 soils
spread.labels Spread labels for irregularly spaced values
sizeplot Plot with repeated symbols by size
sizetree Display a hierarchical breakdown of disjunct categories
tab.title Display the title of a plot as a colored tab
taylor.diagram Taylor diagram
tsxpos Calculate equispaced x positions.
twoord.plot Plot with two ordinates
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