Subdivided bar chart may be drawn on percentage basis. To draw subdivided bar chart on percentage basis, we express each component as the percentage of its respective total. In drawing percentage bar chart, bars of length equal to 100 for each class are drawn at first step and subdivided in the proportion of the percentage of their component in the second step. The diagram so obtained is called percentage component bar chart or percentage staked bar chart. This type of chart is useful to make comparison in components holding the difference of total constant.
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Construct a percentage component bar chart to illustrate this data.
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