is an option to BubbleChart and related functions that specifies how the scale of each bubble should be determined from the value of each data element.


  • The following settings can be given for BubbleScale:
  • "Diameter"bubble diameter determined from data value
    "Area"bubble area determined from data value
    "Volume"bubble volume determined from data value
  • For bubbles with general shapes, sizes are measured from the diagonals of their bounding boxes.


Basic Examples  (2)

Use either diameter or area as the scale for bubbles:

Use either diameter or volume as the scale for bubbles:

Introduced in 2008