I couldn’t find a wikipedia based definition, but the best synopsis I saw was (ironically) a Microsoft Power BI resource, which defined them as “squarified pie charts”. A perk of this method of representing data is that it doesn’t require the user to try to interpret angles.


Andy Kriebel uploaded this video in January 2017:

Blog posts

Russell Christopher inspired Andy’s blog post and video with this article:

Whilst Andy’s blog post can be found here:

Rajeev Pandey was inspired to write up the process of creating these charts, following Andy’s video:

Example workbooks

Andy’s example workbook is here.

Pooja Gandhi utilised a waffle chart in a 2017 #MakeoverMonday submission.

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