ChartNumberFormat: Generates a d3 number format for use by charting functions.

Description Usage Arguments Details

View source: R/chartnumberformat.R


See for more information on d3.


ChartNumberFormat(number.format, as.percentages = FALSE)



A list of five unnamed items in the following order: 1) The type of number formatting. One of "Automatic", "Category", "Number", "Percentage", "Date/Time", "Currency", "Metric units suffix", "Scientific" and "Custom". 2) A d3 date format. If specified, this will be used provided type is neither "Automatic" nor "Category" nor a custom format is not specified. 3) A custom d3 number format. If specifed this will be used in preference to all other inputs apart from "Automatic" and "Category". 4) A boolean indicating whether to separate thousands with commas. 5) An integer specifying the number of decimal places, or for "Metric units suffix", the number of significant digits.


Whether the "Automatic" formatting should be as percentages.


Defaults to "Automatic" if no type is specified.

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