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## Prioritization Matrix Example

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A prioritization matrix like this can be helpful for determining which of five options is the best, based on various steps.

Cost

Option 1

Option 2

Option 3

Option 4

Option 5

Row Total

Relative Decimal

Value

Grand Total:

52.2

Prioritization Matrix

1 = Equal

5 = More

10 = Much more

1/5 = Less

1/10 = Much less

Row Total = Add all ratings

Grand Total = Add all row totals

Relative Decimal Value = Row Total / Grant Total

Time

Criteria

Resistance to Change

Impact on

Problem

42.7

1 = Equally important

5 = More important

10 = Much more important

1/5 = Less important

1/10 = Much less important

58.7

Impact on Problem

57.1

Summary

.26 x .31=.08

.14 x .22=.03

.01 x .11=.001

.59 x .29=.17

.26 x .12=.03

.14 x .23=.03

.01 x . 37=.004

.59 x . 19=.11

.01 x .02=.0002

.59 x . 27=.16

.26 x .33=.09

.14 x .19=.02

.01 x .29=.003

.59 x . 02=.01

.14 x .14=.01

.01 x .21=.002

.59 x . 21=.12

Grand Total: .96

Option 1

Option 2

Option 3

Option 4

Option 5

Row Total

Relative Decimal

Value

Grand Total:

52.2

Prioritization Matrix

1 = Equal

5 = More

10 = Much more

1/5 = Less

1/10 = Much less

Row Total = Add all ratings

Grand Total = Add all row totals

Relative Decimal Value = Row Total / Grant Total

Time

Criteria

Resistance to Change

Impact on

Problem

42.7

1 = Equally important

5 = More important

10 = Much more important

1/5 = Less important

1/10 = Much less important

58.7

Impact on Problem

57.1

Summary

.26 x .31=.08

.14 x .22=.03

.01 x .11=.001

.59 x .29=.17

.26 x .12=.03

.14 x .23=.03

.01 x . 37=.004

.59 x . 19=.11

.01 x .02=.0002

.59 x . 27=.16

.26 x .33=.09

.14 x .19=.02

.01 x .29=.003

.59 x . 02=.01

.14 x .14=.01

.01 x .21=.002

.59 x . 21=.12

Grand Total: .96