C3.3.4 Methods of Analysis


There are a number of ways to analyse and communicate data. The appropriate methodology will depend upon the issue you are monitoring and the way you wish to use the final data.


In this section we shall look at some of the different mechanisms:

  • Check Sheet
  • Visual Management Boards
  • Time Series Plots
  • Run Chart
  • Box Plot
  • Pareto Analysis
  • Histogram
  • Line Graph
  • Scatter Diagram