New To Quality or Need a Refresher? Let ASQ's Quality Resources Help. Our Topic for This Week is Pareto Chart.
Variations: weighted Pareto chart, comparative Pareto charts
A Pareto chart is a bar graph. The lengths of the bars represent frequency or cost (time or money), and are arranged with longest bars on the left and the shortest to the right. In this way the chart visually depicts which situations are more significant. This cause analysis tool is considered one of the seven basic quality tools.
Learn more at: https://asq.org/quality-resources/pareto
For a Pareto Chart Template compliments of ASQ download the attachment on the Quality Management myASQ news section.