Picking the Right Python Visualization Library for You

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The Visualization Library Test

Results by Segment

Summary of results; grades were based on being robust and complexity to achieve it.
Example of “Triple X” plot, by Seaborn // Image by Seaborn on Seaborn
Three examples of plots that were made using Maplotlib // From Matplotlib on Matplotlib
Three examples of plots that were made using Seaborn// From Seaborn on Seaborn
Three examples of plots that were made using Plotly // From Plotly on Plotly
Three examples of plots that were made using Bokeh // From Bokeh on Bokeh
Three examples of plots that were made using Altair // From Altair on Altair
Three examples of plots that were made using Plotnine// From Plotnine on Plotnine

Conclusions

A picture is worth a thousand words
On the left, libraries that win in specific use-cases, and on the right, general-purpose winners.

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