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Using ArcGIS Desktop 10, I need the histogram of the frequency to heights distribution like in the attached picture.

Is there another toolkit to access this data?

A screenshot is not suitable. The attribute table is not helpful, too.

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The two ways which usually works quite well for me are

  1. Histogram graphs which you can create from View menu > Graphs. Tutorial on that.
  2. Statistics window which can be opened from the attribute table. Right-click the column name and choose Statistics.

If you want to create a more professional histogram, you could use external libraries such as Python libraries or R.

  • Thanks for the answer. The first way is rather helpful, but i cannot access the real count values like in my image. But Thank you anyway. – arvandus Aug 28 '14 at 17:24
  • What do you mean by "real count values". When you create a histogram graph the count is on Y axis and value on X axis. – Rich Wawrzonek Aug 28 '14 at 21:06
  • Am I missing something or can't the Make Graph and/or Save Graph Tools do what's needed? – user23715 Aug 28 '14 at 21:55
  • Or the Graph Wizard under the View Menu-->Graphs-->Create Graph... – user23715 Aug 28 '14 at 22:02
  • With real values, i meant in like in the screenshot. On X are heights and on Y are their abundance/frequency. In another forum someone said without scrips or mathlab, this screenshot seems the only "easy" way. – arvandus Aug 29 '14 at 1:01
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The histogram can also be easily created by the Geostatistical Analyst (Geostatistical-Analyst-License needed).

  • Open Geostatistical Analyst toolbar
  • Choose "Explore Data" --> "Histogram" (or another type of statistical plot)

Further information and examples: https://desktop.arcgis.com/de/arcmap/latest/extensions/geostatistical-analyst/histograms.htm

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