Divided Rectangle

  1. A rectangle is proportionately divided to represent different sub-factors of any data. it is drawn on the basis of given statistical values. Generally data is in the form of percentage.
  2. If they are not in the percentage form, they should be converted into percentage. The total area of the rectangle is considered as 100% and it is divided according to the percentage of each sub-factor.
  3. Since each sub unit which is shown in the rectangle has a separate identity, each one can be shaded differently and a legend can be given to understand it easily.
  4. uses: -It is used for providing information about population, land use pattern, crops, industrial output etc.