Many graph styles

Bar charts

Box plots

Histograms

Spike plots

Pie charts

Scatterplot matrices

Dot charts

Line charts

Area charts

Two-way scatterplots

Filled and outlined contour plots

 

Graphic features

Combine graphs

Various plotting symbols

Various connecting line options

Axis scaling and labeling

Multiple graph windows

Control color and transparency

 

Distributional diagnostic plots

Symmetry plots

Quantile plots

Quantile–normal plots

Normal probability plots

Quantile–chi-squared plots

Probability plots

Quantile–quantile plots

Cumulative-distribution plots

Ladder-of-powers plots

Spike plots and rootograms

Dotplots

Density-distribution sunflower plots

 

Margins plots, profile plots, and interaction plots

 

Item response theory

Item characteristic curve plots

Test characteristic curve plots

Item information function plots

Test information function plots

 

Multivariate graphs

Biplots

Dendrograms

Shepard diagrams

Configuration plots

Correspondence analysis projection plots

Scree plots

Score and loading plots

Procrustes overlay plot

 

Nonparametric regression conditional mean plots

 

ROC analysis

ROC curve of classifier with binormal fit

Marginal and covariate-adjusted ROC curves

Sensitivity and specificity versus probability cutoff

 

Output formats

TIFF

PNG

SVG

PDF

PostScript

Encapsulated PostScript (EPS)

Encapsulated PostScript (EPS) with TIFF preview

Windows Metafile

Windows Enhanced Metafile

Export graphs to Excel files

Symbols and multiple fonts

Unicode characters

Bold and italic

Serif and sans serif

Monospace and proportional

Greek letters

Mathematical symbols

Superscripts and subscripts

 

Graph Editor

Add

Remove

Move

Modify

Record and apply edits to other graphs

 

Regression fit graphs

Added-variable plots (partial-regression leverage plots)

Component-plus-residual plots (partial residual plots)

Augmented component-plus-residual plots (augmented partial-residual plots)

Leverage-versus-squared residual plots

Residual-versus-fitted plots

Residual-versus-predictor plots (independent variable plots)

 

Smoothing

Local polynomial

LOWESS

Robust nonlinear

Kernel density

 

Bayesian graphical summaries

Trace plots

Autocorrelation plots

Distributional plots

 

Survival plots

Kaplan–Meier survival curves

Nelson–Aalen cumulative hazard curves

Parametric fitted survival curves

Proportional hazard diagnostic curves

 

Time-series graphs

Correlograms

Periodograms

Cumulative sample spectral density

Line plots

Range plots with lines

 

Panel-data line plots

Graphs by panel

Overlaid panels

 

Power and sample size

Automated and customizable

Comparative — multiple lines, subgraphs, or graphs

 

Treatment effects

Overlap plots

Box plots for covariate balance

Density plots for covariate balance

 

Quality control

c charts

p charts

R charts

X-bar charts

Shewhart charts

Standard-error bar charts

 

Additional resources

A Visual Guide to Stata Graphics, 3rd Edition by Michael N. Mitchell

Speaking Stata Graphics by Nicholas J. Cox

In the spotlight: marginsplot

NetCourse 120: Statistical Graphics Using Stata