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Power BI Desktop | Charts exercise | Create a simple donut chart showing population by area
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Create a new Power BI Desktop file, and load the Excel workbook in the above folder into it. Use this to create the following donut chart:
Here we've moved the legend to the left centre, set a title and customised data label settings.
Now right-click to exclude South Asia and East Asia & Pacific from your chart (they're too big), and turn it into a tree chart looking similar to this:
Here we've made the colours a bit pastellier (is there such a word?).
Save this file as Donuts and trees, then close down this instance of Power BI Desktop.