Creating a Packed Bubble Chart with Multiple Measures

Published: 18 Feb 2016
Last Modified Date: 06 Sep 2019


How to create a packed bubble chart with measure values.


Tableau Desktop 


  1. Drag Measure Names to Color
  2. Drag Measure Values to Size
  3. Drag another instance of Measure Names to Filters > Filter to the desired measures
  4. Change the Mark Type to Circle
  5. Drag another instance of Measure Names to Label
  6. (Optional) Click Label and "Allow labels to overlap other marks" to show all measure names.

To view the above steps in action, see the video below.
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