#### How do I create a pie of pie chart?

I have the following data:
a 66%
b 33%
and
b1 42%
b2 35%
b3 8%
b4 15%

how do I get a pie showing 66% and 33% and a sub pie connected to the 33%
showing the other 4 amounts?

The chart wizard is driving me round the bend! It keeps adding a 7th slice
called "series 1 point other"

aaaargh!!! Help!
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Heather (83)
10/29/2004 1:05:02 PM
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With the following data in cells A1:B5 --

A    B
1  a    66%
2  b1   42%
3  b2   35%
4  b3    8%
5  b4   15%

Enter the following in cells D1:E5 --

a    =B1
b1   =(1-\$B\$1)*B2
b2   =(1-\$B\$1)*B3
b3   =(1-\$B\$1)*B4
b4   =(1-\$B\$1)*B5

Select a cell in the range D1:E5, and use the Chart Wizard to create a
Pie of Pie chart

Select one of the pies, and choose Format>Selected Data Series
Select the Options tab
Set the second plot to contain the last four values
Click OK

Heather wrote:
> I have the following data:
> a 66%
> b 33%
> and
> b1 42%
> b2 35%
> b3 8%
> b4 15%
>
> how do I get a pie showing 66% and 33% and a sub pie connected to the 33%
> showing the other 4 amounts?
>
> The chart wizard is driving me round the bend! It keeps adding a 7th slice
> called "series 1 point other"
>
> aaaargh!!! Help!

--
Debra Dalgleish
Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List
http://www.contextures.com/tiptech.html

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dsd1 (5911)
10/29/2004 6:47:28 PM

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