Product Cost Factor DOCU

COCOMO II specifies the rating scale for DOCU in the following table as evaluation in terms of the suitability of the project’s documentation to its life-cycle needs.

DOCU Descriptors Many lifecycle needs uncovered Some lifecycle needs uncovered Rightsized to life-cycle needs Excessive for lifecycle needs Very excessive for lifecycle needs  
Rating Levels Very Low Low Nominal High Very High Extra High
Effort Multipliers 0.81 0.91 1.00 1.11 1.23 n/a