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The Category Axis is used for representing data grouped by a set of discrete values along an axis. It defines a set of labels that appear along an axis of a chart. For example, charts that renders data according to City, Country and so on.

This sample demonstrates how to set custom categories of category axis.

For detailed implementation, please take a look at the HTML code tab.
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "">
<html xmlns="">
    Category Axis Example - HTML5 jQuery Chart Plugin by jqChart
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../css/jquery.jqChart.css" />
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../css/jquery.jqRangeSlider.css" />
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../themes/smoothness/jquery-ui-1.10.4.css" />
    <script src="../../js/jquery-1.11.1.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <script src="../../js/jquery.mousewheel.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <script src="../../js/jquery.jqChart.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <script src="../../js/jquery.jqRangeSlider.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <!--[if IE]><script lang="javascript" type="text/javascript" src="../../js/excanvas.js"></script><![endif]-->
    <script lang="javascript" type="text/javascript">
        $(document).ready(function () {
                title: { text: 'Category Axis' },
                animation: { duration: 1 },
                axes: [
                        type: 'category',
                        location: 'bottom',
                        categories: ['Cat 1', 'Cat 2', 'Cat 3', 'Cat 4', 'Cat 5', 'Cat 6']
                series: [
                        type: 'column',
                        data: [70, 40, 85, 50, 25, 40]

        <div id="jqChart" style="width: 500px; height: 300px;"></div>