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Dahlgren Memorial Library

Creating Dashboards with Google Data Studio

Use this guide to follow along during DML's Google Data Studio Workshop

Adding Text and Scorecards

Click "Insert -- Text" 

Draw a text box and adjust style preferences

add text box

Click "Insert -- Scorecard" to highlight key values.

Drag the "2015 Deaths" field to the "Metric" column as a SUM to display the total deaths in 2015.

Drag the "2015 Mortality Rate"  field to the "Metric" column as an AVG to display average mortality rate for 2015. 

Add additional metrics as needed. Click "Style" to adjust font size.  

scorecard options