Brick Chart by MAQ Software

Box chart with shaded bricks that show the percentage breakdown of a dataset.

Brick Chart by MAQ Software allows users to display a percentage breakdown of a category in an alternative format to a donut or pie chart. This visual is useful for showing percentages or positions occupied, such as seats in a legislature. It is also useful for comparing each portion of a category to the whole.

Key features:

  • Tooltip to indicate the category each color represents and its corresponding percentage.
  • Option to include a legend with a customizable title, size, and color.
  • Customizable chart width and height.

What’s new in 3.1.6:

  • ​Support for custom report tooltip

What’s new in 3.2.0:​

  • Support for context menu

For any feature requests or questions about this visual, please send an e-mail to our team at

Add-in capabilities

When this add-in is used, it

  • Can read and make changes to your document
  • Can send data over the Internet

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