Weight and Rate Analysis

(A good tool to decide when you have no uncertainty)

Weight and Rate

Weight and Rate analysis is a simple tool that helps you choose from the list of alternatives under consideration. It is a very useful tool when you have little or no uncerainty about the outcome you will get.

Weight and Rate helps you weigh the things you like and rate each alternative based on how well it achieves them.

Steps for Weight and Rate Analysis

  1. Select the alternatives you wish to analyze

  2. Select the important preferences you care about for your decision

  3. Assign an importance weight for each preference

  4. Rate each alternative based on how it satisfies each preference

Results of the Analysis

Weight and Rate analysis will rank the alternatives for you, tell you which is best, and will assign a score to each alternative.