The five number summary of a sample is the minimum, first quartile,
median, third quartile, and maximum.
mapping = NULL,
data = NULL,
geom = "boxplot",
probs = c(0, 0.25, 0.5, 0.75, 1),
na.rm = FALSE,
position = "identity",
show.legend = NA,
inherit.aes = TRUE,
Set of aesthetic mappings created by
aes_(). If specified and
inherit.aes = TRUE (the
default), it is combined with the default mapping at the top level of the
plot. You must supply
mapping if there is no plot mapping.
The data to be displayed in this layer. There are three
NULL, the default, the data is inherited from the plot
data as specified in the call to
data.frame, or other object, will override the plot
data. All objects will be fortified to produce a data frame. See
fortify() for which variables will be created.
function will be called with a single argument,
the plot data. The return value must be a
will be used as the layer data. A
function can be created
~ head(.x, 10)).
The geometric object to use display the data
Quantiles to use for the five number summary.
FALSE (the default), removes missing values with
a warning. If
TRUE silently removes missing values.
Position adjustment, either as a string, or the result of
a call to a position adjustment function.
logical. Should this layer be included in the legends?
NA, the default, includes if any aesthetics are mapped.
FALSE never includes, and
TRUE always includes.
It can also be a named logical vector to finely select the aesthetics to
FALSE, overrides the default aesthetics,
rather than combining with them. This is most useful for helper functions
that define both data and aesthetics and shouldn't inherit behaviour from
the default plot specification, e.g.
Other arguments passed on to
layer(). These are
often aesthetics, used to set an aesthetic to a fixed value, like
colour = "red" or
size = 3. They may also be parameters
to the paired geom/stat.
A data frame with additional columns:
width of boxplot
lower hinge, 25% quantile
median, 50% quantile
upper hinge, 75% quantile