Q. Can you add a chart or table or graph to a APA style paper?


Yes, a chart, table or graph can be added in an APA paper.

The citation should be underneath the table and on the References page.

Graph, Chart, or Table Retrieved Online

Author. (Publication Date). Title of graph, chart, or table [type of figure]. Title of website. Retrieved from website.


Online Figure with Title

US Census Bureau. (2017). Industries in Which California Ranks First in Terms of Sales or Receipts Per Capita [Table]. 2017 Economic Census.  Retrieved from website address.

Visit the APA Help page for more information.

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  • Last Updated Mar 12, 2019
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