Definition of Pictograph

  • Pictograph is a way of representing statistical data using symbolic figures to match the frequencies of different kinds of data.

Examples of Pictograph

  • The pictograph shows the number of varieties of apples stored at a supermarket.

Solved Example on Pictograph

Use the pictograph to find the total number of apples stored in the supermarket.



A. 150

B. 120

C. 140

D. 200

Correct Answer: A


Step 1: The pictograph shows 14 full apples and 2 half apples. 

Step 2: So, there are 140 + 10 = 150 apples stores in the supermarket.

Related Terms for Pictograph

  • Data
  • Symbols