htop shows colored status bars for processors, memory, and swap. From left to right, the bars are colored green, blue, yellow, and red depending on some thresholds.
There are two modes for CPU metrics reporting: the default one, and a "detailed CPU time" which can be enabled from the Setup screen (Display Options / Detailed CPU time). All of them show the percentage of time spent in different processes:
Memory meters are more straightforward:
Note: Info obtained from htop source code at https://github.com/hishamhm/htop/blob/master/CPUMeter.c .
Until next time!