Advances in Decision Sciences / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

A Method of Assigning Weights Using a Ranking and Nonhierarchy Comparison

Table 2

Pairwise comparison scale for AHP preferences [5].

Numerical ratingVerbal judgements of preferences

9Extremely preferred
8Very strongly to extremely
7Very strongly preferred
6Strongly to very strongly
5Strongly preferred
4Moderately to strongly
3Moderately preferred
2Equally to moderately
1Equally preferred