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Table 3 The local weights are assigned on a case-by-case basis relative to the indicator's value in the dataset. Table adapted from Malczewski [39]

From: Using GIS-based methods of multicriteria analysis to construct socio-economic deprivation indices

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  Scenario 1 wa = [1,0,0]   Scenario 2 wa = [1,0,0]
Census Indicator xi wa Value Census Indicator xi wa Value
Income 0.33 1 0.33 Income 0.65 0 0
Education 0.42 0 0 Education 0.41 1 0.41
Housing 0.51 0 0 Housing 0.55 0 0
  Scenario 1 wb = 0.5,0.3,0.2   Scenario 2 wb = 0.5,0.3,0.2
Census Indicator x i w b Value Census Indicator x i w b Value
Income 0.33 0.5 0.17 Income 0.65 0.2 0.13
Education 0.42 0.3 0.13 Education 0.41 0.5 0.21
Housing 0.51 0.2 0.10 Housing 0.55 0.3 0.17
  Scenario 1 wc = [0,0,1]   Scenario 2 wc = [0,0,1]
Census Indicator x i w c Value Census Indicator x i w c Value
Income 0.33 0 0 Income 0.65 1 0.65
Education 0.42 0 0 Education 0.41 0 0
Housing 0.51 1 0.51 Housing 0.55 0 0