# [Numpy-discussion] Producing a Histogram When Bins Are Known

Gökhan Sever gokhansever@gmail....
Fri Nov 27 20:28:55 CST 2009

On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 8:05 PM, Sebastian <sebas0@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Chris, yeah there should, try the following:
> import numpy
> import matplotlib.pyplot as pylab
> regards
>
>
Shouldn't the 2nd import be:

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt

?

>
> On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 8:47 PM, Wayne Watson <
> sierra_mtnview@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>
>> I tried this and it put ranges on y from 0 to 0.45 and x from 5 to 50.
>>
>> import numpy as np
>> import pylab
>>
>> v = np.array([20, 15,10,30, 50, 30, 20, 25, 10])
>> #Plot a normalized histogram
>> print np.linspace(0,50,10)
>> pylab.hist(v, normed=1, bins=np.linspace(0,9,10), range=(0,100))
>> pylab.show()
>>
>> I  added the two imports. I got a fig error on the first line.
>> import pylab
>> import numpy
>>
>> Shouldn't there by a pylab.Show in there?
>>
>> pylab.title(r'\Large  BCG NO radio distribution $\rm{TITLE}$')
>> n, bins, patches = pylab.hist(values, bins=math.sqrt(len(values)),
>>
>> range=(numpy.mean(values)-3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(values),numpy.mean(values)+3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(values)),
>> normed=1, facecolor='y', alpha=0.5)
>> ax.set_xlabel(r'\Large$\rm{values}$')
>> ax.set_ylabel(r'\Large Delatavalue/Value')
>>
>>
>> gausx=numpy.arange(numpy.mean(Value)-3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(Value),numpy.mean(Value)+3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(bpty_plt),0.1)
>>
>> gaus=normpdf(gausx,numpy.mean(Value),scientificstat.standardDeviation(Value))
>> pylab.plot(gausx,gaus, color='red', lw=2)
>> ax.set_xlim(-1.5, 1.5)
>> ax.grid(True)
>>
>> Sebastian wrote:
>> > Did you try using the parameter range?
>> > I do something like this.
>> > regards
>> >
>> >     pylab.title(r'\Large  BCG NO radio distribution $\rm{TITLE}$')
>> >     n, bins, patches = pylab.hist(values, bins=math.sqrt(len(values)),
>> >
>> range=(numpy.mean(values)-3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(values),numpy.mean(values)+3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(values)),
>> >     normed=1, facecolor='y', alpha=0.5)
>> >     ax.set_xlabel(r'\Large$\rm{values}$')
>> >     ax.set_ylabel(r'\Large Delatavalue/Value')
>> >
>> >
>> gausx=numpy.arange(numpy.mean(Value)-3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(Value),numpy.mean(Value)+3*scientificstat.standardDeviation(bpty_plt),0.1)
>> >
>> gaus=normpdf(gausx,numpy.mean(Value),scientificstat.standardDeviation(Value))
>> >     pylab.plot(gausx,gaus, color='red', lw=2)
>> >     ax.set_xlim(-1.5, 1.5)
>> >     ax.grid(True)
>> >
>> >
>> > On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 4:38 PM, Christopher Barker
>> > <Chris.Barker@noaa.gov <mailto:Chris.Barker@noaa.gov>> wrote:
>> >
>> >     josef.pktd@gmail.com <mailto:josef.pktd@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >     > On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 12:57 PM, Skipper Seabold
>> >     <jsseabold@gmail.com <mailto:jsseabold@gmail.com>> wrote:
>> >
>> >     >>  This kind of info might be useful to other newcomers
>> >     >> somewhere...  <http://www.scipy.org/History_of_SciPy>?  Thoughts
>> on
>> >     >> posting this on the wiki here?
>> >     >
>> >     > I also agree. It will improve with the newly redesigned website
>> >     for scipy.org <http://scipy.org>
>> >     > However, I cannot find the link right now for the development
>> >     version of
>> >     > the new website.
>> >
>> >     Feel free to crib whatever you want from my post for that -- or
>> >     suggest
>> >     a place for me to put it, and I'll do it. I'm just not sure where it
>> >     should go at this point.
>> >
>> >     -Chris
>> >
>> >
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