Central Tendency is the “center point” of a process distribution. It can be measured in one of three ways: Median (middle most data point in a sorted data set), Mode (data value repeated most often), and Mean (average).

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Elisabeth Swan

Elisabeth is a Managing Partner & Executive Advisor at GoLeanSixSigma.com. For over 25 years, she's helped leading organizations like Amazon, Charles Schwab and Starwood Hotels & Resorts build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.