# Boxplots

Learn how to create and interpret boxplots using a variety of different datasets

Start## Key Concepts

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Box Plot Values

Usage of Side-by-side Box plots

Side-by-side Boxplots

Box Plot Outliers

Box Plot Whiskers

Boxplot in Matplotlib

Box Plot Values

Box Plot Values

The box in the box plot displays the datasetâ€™s median, first and third quartile, and the interquartile range. The line in the center of the box shows the median, the edges shows the first and third quartiles, and the interquartile range is visualized by the width of the box.

- 3Now that weâ€™ve drawn the median, letâ€™s draw the edges of the box. The box extends to the first and third quartile of the dataset. This visually splits the data into fourths. One-quarter of the dâ€¦
- 6Weâ€™ve spent this lesson building a boxplot by hand. Letâ€™s now look at how Pythonâ€™s Matplotlib library does it! The matplotlib.pyplot module has a function named boxplot(). boxplot() takes a dataseâ€¦

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