As part of work I was looking at a problem and came across an amazing set of Data Visualization tools. You may have seen this Data Visualization Talk from couple of years ago.
Data Visualization by GapMinder is a proper tool for analyzing large sets of data.
This video below is dated (2003), but the tool can be used as-is at gapminder.org/tools
The vision of GapMinder is to fight ignorance with a fact based worldview that everyone can understand
Finding the types of charts
- Start off here to learn what Chart Types to use for the situation