Simple combination chart

Excel 365 2013
Sometimes you want to show a single chart that consists of series that use different chart types.
Combination chart in Excel 2016

For example, if you have two different volumes (e.g., the volume of sales and the product price) and you want to see in one chart the dynamic of their sales:

Data range in Excel 2016

To create one chart for this data, follow these steps:

   1.   Select the data range (in this example - cells B4:D13).

   2.   On the Insert tab, in the Charts group, click Combo:

Combo charts in Excel 2016

   3.   In the proposed list, choose Clustered Column - Line in Secondary Axis.

   4.   Modify this chart.

How to add the next data series with another axis, see Combining several charts into one chart.

See also this tip in French: Comment créer le graphique de combinaison simple.

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