How To Make A Scorecard Chart In Google Sheets

Last Updated on November 3, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn to create a scorecard chart in Google Sheets.

The summary of a single measure is shown in scorecard charts in Google Sheets. They are frequently used to draw attention to key performance indicators (KPIs) and a shift in their value from a predetermined baseline value.

To have a better understanding, we can get started by using real-life scenarios to help you understand how to create a scorecard chart in Google Sheets.

Creating a Scorecard Chart

Before we begin we will need a group of data to be used to create the scorecard chart.

Step 1

Make sure your group of data is displayed in a clean and tidy manner. This will help us to create the scorecard chart easily.

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Step 2

Select the entire data cell, choose Insert, and select Chart.

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Step 3

By default, Google Sheets will use the selected data group to generate a column chart. You can easily select the scorecard chart in the chart editor.

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Step 4

Now, you can customize the scorecard chart to your preference. We will change the chart title to ‘Monthly Revenue’ for a better representation of the area chart. Also, to emphasize the chart title, we will also change the text color to black, bold it, and align it to the center.

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Step 5

After customizing your chart, you will see something like this.

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Summary

That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

Example Spreadsheet: Make a copy of the example spreadsheet

In this tutorial, I covered how to make a scorecard chart in google sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.