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"""
Make a pie charts of varying size - see
http://matplotlib.sf.net/matplotlib.pylab.html#-pie for the docstring.

This example shows a basic pie charts with labels optional features,
like autolabeling the percentage, offsetting a slice with "explode"
and adding a shadow, in different sizes.

"""
from pylab import *
from matplotlib.gridspec import GridSpec

# Some data

labels = 'Frogs', 'Hogs', 'Dogs', 'Logs'
fracs = [15,30,45, 10]

explode=(0, 0.05, 0, 0)

# Make square figures and axes

the_grid = GridSpec(2, 2)

figure(1, figsize=(6,6))

subplot(the_grid[0, 0])

pie(fracs, labels=labels, autopct='%1.1f%%', shadow=True)

subplot(the_grid[0, 1])

pie(fracs, explode=explode, labels=labels, autopct='%.0f%%', shadow=True)

subplot(the_grid[1, 0])

patches, texts, autotexts = pie(fracs, labels=labels,
                                autopct='%.0f%%',
                                shadow=True, radius=0.5)

# Make the labels on the small plot easier to read.
for t in texts:
    t.set_size('smaller')
for t in autotexts:
    t.set_size('x-small')
autotexts[0].set_color('y')

subplot(the_grid[1, 1])

patches, texts, autotexts = pie(fracs, explode=explode,
                                labels=labels, autopct='%.0f%%',
                                shadow=False, radius=0.5)
                                # Turn off shadow for tiny plot
                                # with exploded slice.
for t in texts:
    t.set_size('smaller')
for t in autotexts:
    t.set_size('x-small')
autotexts[0].set_color('y')

show()

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