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Research Article

A Hybrid Multiattribute Decision Making Model for Evaluating Students’ Satisfaction towards Hostels

Table 11

Identification of additive weights of attributes for SWA operator.

FactorsAttributesIndividual weights Normalized weightsFinal weights

Service (0.374)Cleaning 0.5490.2420.090
Washroom0.3600.1590.059
Maintenance 0.5990.2640.099
Management 0.6640.2920.109
SRC 0.0990.0440.016
SUM2.2711.000

Facility (0.309)TV 0.1230.1250.039
Laundry 0.2310.2340.072
ATM 0.1410.1430.044
Sports 0.3510.3560.110
Study room 0.1410.1430.044
SUM0.9871.000

Convenience (0.147)Population 0.2880.1290.019
Size 0.4970.2230.033
Physical 0.5820.2610.038
Lab 0.2630.1180.017
Wi-Fi 0.5990.2690.039
SUM2.2291.000

Value for money (0.065)Bus 0.5730.2210.014
Distance 0.3980.1540.010
Cafeteria 0.5510.2130.014
Exterior 0.4360.1680.011
Fees 0.6330.2440.016
SUM2.5911.000

Precaution (0.106)Security 0.6020.6210.066
Safety 0.3670.3790.040
SUM0.9691.000

SUM1.000