Category | Element | Sigma Magic | Minitab | SPSS |
---|---|---|---|---|

Analytics | Cluster Analysis - Hierarchical | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | ✔ |

Analytics | Cluster Analysis - K-Means | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | ✔ |

Analytics | Principal Components | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | ✔ |

Analytics | Factor Analysis | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | ✔ |

Analytics | Decision Tree - Conditional | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | |

Analytics | Decision Tree - Recursive | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | |

Analytics | Discriminant Analysis | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | ✔ |

Analytics | Correspondence Analysis | ✔ (Uses R) | ✔ | ✔ |

Change | Change Audit | ✔ | ||

Change | Change Impact Assessment | ✔ | ||

Change | Force Field Analysis | ✔ | ||

Change | Stakeholder Analysis | ✔ | ||

Change | Communication Plan | ✔ | ||

Graphs | Bar Chart | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Box Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Contour Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Dot Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Histogram | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Individual Value Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Interval Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Matrix Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Multi Vari Chart | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Pareto Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Pie Chart | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Probability Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Process Map | ✔ | ||

Graphs | Relationship Diagram | ✔ | ||

Graphs | Run Chart | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Scatter Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Stem & Leaf Plot | ✔ | ✔ | |

Graphs | Surface Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Symmetry Plot | ✔ | ✔ | |

Graphs | Time Series Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Graphs | Waterfall Plot | ✔ | ||

Lean | 5 Why Analysis | ✔ | ||

Lean | 5S+1 Audit | ✔ | ||

Lean | A3 Report | ✔ | ||

Lean | Kaizen Report | ✔ | ||

Lean | Lean Maturity Audit | ✔ | ||

Lean | OEE Metric | ✔ | ||

Lean | SMED Analysis | ✔ | ||

Lean | Spaghetti Diagram | ✔ | ||

Lean | TAKT Time | ✔ | ||

Lean | Time Study | ✔ | ||

Lean | Value Stream Map | ✔ | ||

Lean | Work Combination | ✔ | ||

Lean | Workload Balance | ✔ | ||

Project | Balanced Scorecard | ✔ | ||

Project | Benefit Effort Plot | ✔ | ||

Project | C&E Diagram | ✔ | ✔ | |

Project | C&E Matrix | ✔ | ||

Project | Closure Form | ✔ | ||

Project | Design Scorecard | ✔ | ||

Project | Financial Benefits | ✔ | ||

Project | Failure Modes & Effects Analysis | ✔ | ||

Project | Implementation Plan | ✔ | ||

Project | Kano Analysis | ✔ | ||

Project | Project Charter | ✔ | ||

Project | Project Filter | ✔ | ||

Project | Pugh Analysis | ✔ | ||

Project | Quality Function Deployment | ✔ | ||

Project | RACI Analysis | ✔ | ||

Project | SIPOC Analysis | ✔ | ||

Project | Solution Selection | ✔ | ||

Project | Tree Diagram | ✔ | ||

Stats | ANOVA - One-Way | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | ANOVA - Analysis of Means | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | ANOVA - Balanced | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | ANOVA - General Linear Model | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | ANOVA - Nested | ✔ | ||

Stats | ANOVA - General MANOVA | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | ANOVA - Test for Equal Variances | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | ANOVA - Main Effects Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | ANOVA - Interaction Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - Descriptive Statistics | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - 1-Sample Z | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Basic Stats - 1-Sample t | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - Paired t | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - 1-Proportion Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - 2-Proportion Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - 1-Sample Poisson Rate | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Basic Stats - 2-Sample Poisson Rate | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Basic Stats - 1-Variance Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - 2-Variance Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - Correlation Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - Covariance Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - Normality Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Basic Stats - Outlier Test | ✔ | ||

Stats | Basic Stats - Goodness of Fit | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Control Charts - Box-Cox Transformation | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Control Charts - Variable Subgroups | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Control Charts - Variable Individual | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Control Charts - Attribute | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Control Charts - Time-Weighted | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Control Charts - Multivariate | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Control Charts - Rare Events | ✔ | ||

Stats | DOE - Factorial | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | DOE - Response Surface | ✔ | ||

Stats | DOE - Mixture | ✔ | ||

Stats | DOE - Taguchi | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Marketing - RFM Analysis | ✔ | ||

Stats | Marketing - Segmentation Analysis | ✔ | ||

Stats | Marketing - Customer Profiling | ✔ | ||

Stats | Marketing - Campaign Analysis | ✔ | ||

Stats | Marketing - Likely to Purchase | ✔ | ||

Stats | Marketing - Effectiveness Analysis | ✔ | ||

Stats | Nonparametrics - 1-Sample Sign | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Nonparametrics - 1-Sample Wilcoxon | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Nonparametrics - Mann-Whitney | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Nonparametrics - Kruskal-Wallis | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Nonparametrics - Mood's Median Test | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Nonparametrics - Friedman | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Nonparametrics - Runs Test | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Nonparametrics - Pairwise Test | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - Estimation | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - Tolerance Levels | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 1-Sample Z | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 1-Sample t | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 2-Sample t | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - Paired t | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 1-Proportion | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 2-Proportion | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 1-Sample Poisson Rate | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 2-Sample Poisson Rate | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 1-Variance | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 2-Variances | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - Equivalence Tests | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - One-Way ANOVA | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Power and Sample Size - 2-Level Factorial DOE | ✔ | ||

Stats | Power and Sample Size - Plackett-Burman DOE | ✔ | ||

Stats | Power and Sample Size - General Full Factorial DOE | ✔ | ||

Stats | Quality Tools - Distribution Identification | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Quality Tools - Johnson Transformation | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Quality Tools - Capability Analysis | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Quality Tools - Tolerance Analysis | ✔ | ||

Stats | Quality Tools - Gage Study | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Quality Tools - Attribute Agreement Analysis | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Quality Tools - Acceptance Sampling | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Regression - Fitted Line Plot | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Regression - Multiple | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Regression - Nonlinear | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Regression - Stability Study | ✔ | ||

Stats | Regression - Orthogonal | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Regression - Partial Least Squares | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Regression - Binary Logistic | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Regression - Ordinal Logistic | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Regression - Nominal Logistic | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Regression - Poisson | ✔ | ||

Stats | Reliability - Distribution Analysis | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Reliability - Warranty Analysis | ✔ | ||

Stats | Reliability - Repairable Systems | ✔ | ||

Stats | Reliability - Accelerated Life Testing | ✔ | ||

Stats | Simulation | ✔ | Manual | ✔ |

Stats | Spatial Modeling | ✔ | ||

Stats | Spectral Analysis | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Time Series - Trend Analysis | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Decomposition | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Moving Average | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Exponential Smoothing | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Winter's Method | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Differences/Lag | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Autocorrelation | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Partial Autocorrelation | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Time Series - Cross Correlation | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Time Series - ARIMA | ✔ | ✔ | |

Stats | Tables - Chi-Square for Association | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Tables - Cross Tabulation & Chi-Square | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

Stats | Tables - Goodness of Fit (one variable) | ✔ | ✔ | ✔ |

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