Trend Lines in Tableau
In this article, we will learn how to draw trend lines in tableau worksheet to do further operations. For this first look into two terms:
- Tableau: Tableau could also be a really powerful data visualization tool that can be used by data analysts, scientists, statisticians, etc. to ascertain the data and acquire a transparent opinion supported the data analysis. Tableau is extremely famous because it can absorb data and produce the required data visualization output during a really short time.
- Trend Line: Trend line is defined as the line that connects two or more points and extends the line on the basis of these points. This is used to describe important information and most importantly for analysis.
Dataset used in the given examples is Dataset.
For this we have to follow some steps :
Open the Tableau tool and connect a dataset into it. Drag and drop the one sheet of the connected dataset. Click on sheet1 to open the tableau worksheet. On clicking Sheet1 you will get whole dataset attributes on the left side and a worksheet for work.
To draw a trend line you have to first draw a graph or chart by selecting attributes( by drag and drop ) then apply the concept of trend lines.
Draw a Trend Line
Describe a Trend Line
Format a Trend Line
Remove a Trend Line