Concept Number: *053
English Master: Effectiveness
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: none
Effectiveness is a raw Measure of Impact, and does not contain information about the costs of making that Impact (performance in relation to Cost is the Role of an Efficiency Measure).
In ISO 9000:2000 ...
Effectiveness - extent to which planned activities
are realized and planned results achieved.
Efficiency - relationship between the Result achieved
and the Resources used.
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