10 Libraries to create circular charts

Collection of 10 awesome jQuery and HTML 5 libraries to create circular chart.

Chart is the best possible way to represent data is graphical and stunning way. It makes information quite easy to understand and reachable. I had already posted about "5+ jQuery Plugins for Interactive Charts and Graphs" and "Draw Gantt charts using jQuery" but in this post, find complied list of 10 awesome jQuery, HTML 5 and JavaScript libraries to create circular chart, Donut, Pie chart or display data in circle. These libraries don't use images to represent images, instead they use HTML 5 canvas to create circular form of graph.

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Circliful is a jQuery plugin for showing circle statistics. It is based on HTML 5 and jQuery so no images are used.


Circle is lightwheight JavaScript library that generates circular graphs in SVG. Now with animation.

jQuery Kontrol

jQuery Kontrol is a experimental JavaScript jQuery library of UI controls ; dial (was jQuery Knob), XY pad, bars. It is canvas based so no png or jpg sprites. It also have touch, mousewheel, keyboard events implementation.


Chart.js uses the HTML5 canvas element. It supports all modern browsers, and polyfills provide support for IE7/8.

Animated Pie Chart (HTML5 & jQuery)

Learn how to use the HTML5 canvas element, CSS3 and jQuery to create a gorgeous, interactive animated pie chart.


Morris.js is the library that powers the time-series graphs. It's a very simple API for drawing line, bar, area and donut charts.

Google Chart

Google chart tools are powerful, simple to use, and free.


gRaphaël’s goal is to help you create stunning charts on your website. It is based on Raphaël graphics library.


Peity (sounds like deity) is a simple jQuery plugin that converts an element's content into a simple svg mini pie line or bar chart and is compatible with any browser that supports svg: Chrome, Firefox, IE9+, Opera, Safari.


jqPlot bakes up the best pie and donut charts you've ever tasted! Like bar and filled line plots, pie and donut slices highlight when you mouse over.

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