rank correlation

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rank correlation

[′raŋk ‚kä·rə′lā·shən]
(statistics)
A nonparametric test of statistical dependence for a random sample of paired observations.
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In this case, similar to case 1, there is a high Spearman's rank correlation coefficient between the proposed model and the final ranking.
In fact, the rank correlation coefficient using the low and middle tiers during the boom period is 0.
Correlation dependence between cell elements in different parts of the heart at myocardial infarction which was revealed with Spearmen rank correlation coefficient (p<0.
We also used the spearman rank correlation coefficient to discover the strength of a link between environmental costs and profitability.
Mann-Whitney U Test checking for differences in the relative condition factor (Kn) of parasitized and non parasitized hosts and Spearman's rank correlation coefficient 'rs' comparing the relative condition factor with parasite abundance in the upper Parana river floodplain.
02) * BSE, bovine spongiform encephalopathy; UK, United Kingdom; EU, European Union; CI, confidence interval; r (s) Spearman rank correlation coefficient.
Spearman's rank correlation coefficient for secretion level Correlation p Value Laryngeal penetration 0.
Rather than merely focus on the 20 industries in the two tails of the distributions, the Spearman rank correlation coefficient between the predicted and actual growth rates for all 174 industries were also calculated.
These two reputation-based rankings have a Spearman's rank correlation coefficient of 0.
The Spearman rank correlation coefficient gives a quantitative measure of the extent to which two variables are related.
The table provides the range of values of Spearman's rank correlation coefficient for each variable tested and the number of SIC Codes for which the value was significant.
05) and a Spearman's rank correlation coefficient were used in the data analysis.