Create a histogram from attribute values in ArcMap

Last Published: April 25, 2020


You can use the Selection Statistics tool to create a histogram for a field within a selected group of features. You can also easily compare histograms between several fields with this tool.


  1. Select Features using any method.
  2. Click Selection > Statistics.
  3. Select a Layer and Field. The Selection Statistics dialog box will show the desired bar graph.

    You cannot save, print, customize the properties, or create this histogram from stand-alone tables.

Article ID:000003547

  • ArcMap 8 x

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