vcd: Visualizing Categorical Data

Visualization techniques, data sets, summary and inference procedures aimed particularly at categorical data. Special emphasis is given to highly extensible grid graphics. The package was inspired by the book "Visualizing Categorical Data" by Michael Friendly.

Version: 1.3-2
Depends: R (≥ 2.4.0), grid, stats
Imports: utils, MASS, grDevices, colorspace
Suggests: KernSmooth, mvtnorm, kernlab, HSAUR, coin
Published: 2014-08-03
Author: David Meyer [aut, cre], Achim Zeileis [aut], Kurt Hornik [aut], Florian Gerber [ctb], Michael Friendly [ctb]
Maintainer: David Meyer <David.Meyer at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: vcd citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Graphics, Multivariate, SocialSciences
CRAN checks: vcd results


Reference manual: vcd.pdf
Vignettes: Residual-Based Shadings in vcd
The Strucplot Framework: Visualizing Multi-way Contingency Tables with vcd
Package source: vcd_1.3-2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: vcd_1.3-2.tgz, r-oldrel: vcd_1.3-2.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: vcd_1.3-2.tgz
Old sources: vcd archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: dualScale, ENmisc, miP, RcmdrPlugin.mosaic, RcmdrPlugin.SM, simPop, STEPCAM, vcdExtra, YaleToolkit
Reverse imports: arulesViz, DoE.base, gpairs, HH, pcalg, sdcMicroGUI, TIMP, VIM
Reverse suggests: abd, agridat, archetypes, coin, colorspace, fastR, HSAUR, HSAUR2, HSAUR3, IPSUR, Lahman, mosaic, movMF, party, partykit, pscl, RcmdrPlugin.HH, RcmdrPlugin.NMBU, RcmdrPlugin.pointG, RcmdrPlugin.qual, REdaS, RGraphics, Rz, tableplot, UsingR