• Datafile Name: Waste Run-upDownload .TXT file
  • Datafile Subject: Economics,
  • Story names: Waste Run Up,
  • Reference: L. Koopmans, Introduction to Contemporary Statistical Methods, Duxbury Press, 1987, p 86.
  • Authorization: free use
  • Description: The data refer to five suppliers of the Levi-Strauss clothing manufacturing plant in Albuquerque. The firm's quality control department collects weekly data on percent-age waste (run-up) relative to what can be achieved by computer layouts of patterns on cloth. It is possible to have negative values, which indicate that the plant employees beat the computer in controlling waste. Under question are differences among the five supplier plants.
  • Number of Cases 95
  • Variable Names:
    1. PT1 = Run-up for Plant 1
    2. PT2 = Run-up for Plant 2
    3. PT3 = Run-up for Plant 3
    4. PT4 = Run-up for Plant 4
    5. PT5 = Run-up for Plant 5

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