Highcharts Bullet Graph Chart

In the previous chapters, we learned how to setup highcharts library and how to create a chart with required configurations using highcharts library in our webpage. Now, we will learn how to create a bullet graph chart using highcharts library with examples.

Highcharts Bullet Graph Chart Example

Following is the example of creating a bullet graph chart by setting the required chart properties using highcharts library.

 

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<html>

<head>

    <title>Highcharts Bullet Graph Chart</title>

    <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.4.1.min.js"></script>

    <script src="https://code.highcharts.com/highcharts.js"></script>

    <script src="https://code.highcharts.com/modules/bullet.js"></script>

    <script type="text/javascript">

        $(function() {

            Highcharts.setOptions({

                chart: {

                    inverted: true,

                    marginLeft: 135,

                    type: 'bullet'

                },

                title: {

                    text: null

                },

                legend: {

                    enabled: false

                },

                yAxis: {

                    gridLineWidth: 0

                },

                plotOptions: {

                    series: {

                        pointPadding: 0.25,

                        borderWidth: 0,

                        color: '#000',

                        targetOptions: {

                            width: '200%'

                        }

                    }

                },

                credits: {

                    enabled: false

                },

                exporting: {

                    enabled: false

                }

            });

            Highcharts.chart('container1', {

                chart: {

                    marginTop: 40

                },

                title: {

                    text: '2017 YTD'

                },

                xAxis: {

                    categories: ['<span class="hc-cat-title">Revenue</span><br/>U.S. $ (1,000s)']

                },

                yAxis: {

                    plotBands: [{

                        from: 0,

                        to: 150,

                        color: '#666'

                    }, {

                        from: 150,

                        to: 225,

                        color: '#999'

                    }, {

                        from: 225,

                        to: 9e9,

                        color: '#bbb'

                    }],

                    title: null

                },

                series: [{

                    data: [{

                        y: 275,

                        target: 250

                    }]

                }],

                tooltip: {

                    pointFormat: '<b>{point.y}</b> (with target at {point.target})'

                }

            });

            Highcharts.chart('container2', {

                xAxis: {

                    categories: ['<span class="hc-cat-title">Profit</span><br/>%']

                },

                yAxis: {

                    plotBands: [{

                        from: 0,

                        to: 20,

                        color: '#666'

                    }, {

                        from: 20,

                        to: 25,

                        color: '#999'

                    }, {

                        from: 25,

                        to: 100,

                        color: '#bbb'

                    }],

                    labels: {

                        format: '{value}%'

                    },

                    title: null

                },

                series: [{

                    data: [{

                        y: 22,

                        target: 27

                    }]

                }],

                tooltip: {

                    pointFormat: '<b>{point.y}</b> (with target at {point.target})'

                }

            });

            Highcharts.chart('container3', {

                xAxis: {

                    categories: ['<span class="hc-cat-title">New Customers</span><br/>Count']

                },

                yAxis: {

                    plotBands: [{

                        from: 0,

                        to: 1400,

                        color: '#666'

                    }, {

                        from: 1400,

                        to: 2000,

                        color: '#999'

                    }, {

                        from: 2000,

                        to: 9e9,

                        color: '#bbb'

                    }],

                    labels: {

                        format: '{value}'

                    },

                    title: null

                },

                series: [{

                    data: [{

                        y: 1650,

                        target: 2100

                    }]

                }],

                tooltip: {

                    pointFormat: '<b>{point.y}</b> (with target at {point.target})'

                },

                credits: {

                    enabled: true

                }

            });

        });

    </script>

</head>

<body>

    <div id="container1" style="max-width: 800px;height: 115px;margin: 1em auto;"></div>

    <div id="container2" style="max-width: 800px;height: 85px;margin: 1em auto;"></div>

    <div id="container3" style="max-width: 800px;height: 85px;margin: 1em auto;"></div>

</body>

</html>

If you observe the above example, we created a bullet graph chart using highcharts library with required properties.

 

When we execute the above highcharts example, we will get the result like as shown below.

 

Highcharts Bullet Graph Example Result

 

This is how we can create a bullet graph chart using highcharts library with required properties.

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