Matplotlib vs ggplot2: What are the differences?
Matplotlib: A plotting library for the Python programming language. It is a Python 2D plotting library which produces publication quality figures in a variety of hardcopy formats and interactive environments across platforms. It can be used in Python scripts, the Python and IPython shells, the Jupyter notebook, web application servers, and four graphical user interface toolkits; ggplot2: A data visualization package for the statistical programming language R. It is a general scheme for data visualization which breaks up graphs into semantic components such as scales and layers.
Matplotlib and ggplot2 can be categorized as "Charting Libraries" tools.
ggplot2 is an open source tool with 4.04K GitHub stars and 1.51K GitHub forks. Here's a link to ggplot2's open source repository on GitHub.