Quality and Process Methods > Attribute Gauge Charts > Launch the Variability/Attribute Gauge Chart Platform
Publication date: 08/13/2020

Launch the Variability/Attribute Gauge Chart Platform

Launch the Variability/Attribute Gauge Chart platform by selecting Analyze > Quality and Process > Variability/Attribute Gauge Chart. Set the Chart Type to Attribute.

Figure 6.4 The Variability/Attribute Gauge Chart Launch Window 

For more information about the options in the Select Columns red triangle menu, see Column Filter Menu in Using JMP.

Chart Type

Choose between a variability gauge analysis (for a continuous response) or an attribute gauge analysis (for a categorical response, usually “pass” or “fail”).

Note: The content in this chapter covers only the Attribute chart type. For more information about the Variability chart type, see Variability Gauge Charts.

Specify Alpha

Specify the alpha level used by the platform.

Y, Response

Specify the columns of ratings given by each rater. You must specify more than one rating column.


Specify a standard or reference column that contains the “true” or known values for the part. In the report window, an Effectiveness Report and an additional section in the Agreement Comparisons report appear, which compare the raters with the standard.

X, Grouping

Specify the classification columns that group the measurements. If the factors form a nested hierarchy, specify the higher terms first.


Identifies the data table column whose values assign a frequency to each row. Can be useful when you have summarized data.


Identifies a column that creates a report consisting of separate analyses for each level of the variable.

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