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How to create a pie chart in Google Sheets?

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Google Sheets is a powerful tool for data analysis, and creating a pie chart in Sheets is a straightforward process. Pie charts are a great way to visualize data and communicate key insights. They are easy to read and clearly show how data is distributed. Whether creating a report, a presentation or just analyzing data, a pie chart can effectively present your findings.

In this guide, we have discussed creating a pie chart in Google Sheets to help you create one in a few simple and easy steps.

Also read: How to create a bar graph in Google Sheets?

Creating a pie chart in Google Sheets

If you want to know how to create a pie chart in your spreadsheet on Google Sheets, follow the steps below.

Step 1: Open your spreadsheets on Google Sheets, create a new one, and enter your data.

Step 2: Select the data you want to add to the pie chart by clicking and dragging the mouse over the cells.

Step 3: Click on the Insert tab, and then click on the Chart option in the dropdown menu that appeared. Once you click on the Chart option, it will automatically create a chart suitable for the content.

Step 4: In the Chart Editor menu on the right side of the screen, click on the dropdown menu under Chart Type, and then from the dropdown menu, select the type of pie chart you want for your data.

Your pie chart will be created, and you can also customize the pie chart in the manner you see fit for your data. You can aggregate your data, change the labels and colours of the slices, change the chart’s title and do many more things that will make your pie chart look even better.

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