Multivariate Visual

Used for 2 or more variables; Colors, shading, and multiple displays creates a very specific story.

Distribution Visual

Reserved for single variable charting, shows how data spreads over the specified interval

Categorical Visual

Illustrates similarities and differences between the data; this type of visual utilizes the minimum, maximum, range and performance of the data to convey insights.

Proportion Visual

This enables comparisons among subcategories by evaluating relative proportions, for example, demographics by neighborhood.

Sosulski, Kristen. Data Visualization Made Simple (p. 49). Taylor and Francis. Kindle Edition.