29.2.3 Column Scatter

Column Scatter.png

Data Requirements

Select one or more columns or a range of data from at least one column.

Creating the Graph

Select the data and:

  • From Origin menu, select Plot > Basic 2D: Column Scatter


  • Click the Column Scatter button in the 2D Graphs toolbar:

Column Scatter Toolbar.png


ColumnScatter.otp (installed to the Origin program folder).


In fact, the column scatter plot is a box chart whose box type is set to Data, and jitter points has been selected in the Data tab.

In order to create grouped column scatter plot, you can create a grouped box chart with indexed data or raw data first and select Box_Column Scatter from Graph Theme drop-down list.