Rank Correlation

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Rank Correlation

In statistics, the extent to which two rankings match each other. There are various systems to calculate rank correlation. However, rank correlation is expressed on a scale from -1 to +1. A measure of -1 indicates the rankings disagree perfectly (meaning they are opposite one another), while a measure of +1 means they agree perfectly (meaning they are the same). A measure of 0 means the rankings are independent of one another.
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Spearman's rank correlation coefficient ([r.sub.s]), a nonparametric measure of association, is computed using the SPSS exact test module for small-sample nonparametric tests.
A Spearman rank correlation coefficient comparison of the supervisors' rankings with the supervisees' rankings yielded no significant correlations.
The importance of components were strongly correlated (.97 Rank Correlation Coefficient) to the amount of time required for their implementation.
Spearman's rank correlation coefficient employing area - level data Variables Spearman's rank correlation coefficient MUNEMP, IPrC 0.4292 (***) MUNEMP, PPrC 0.4613 (***) MUNEMP, IPeC 0.2929 (***) MUNEMP, PPeC 0.2896 (***) *** denotes significance at the 1% significance level The calculation of significantly positive rank correlation coefficients between male unemployment and the incidence and prevalence of crime cannot be regarded as conclusive proof of a relationship between these variables.
where: [r.sub.s] = Spearman rank correlation coefficient
The Spearman rank correlation coefficient, which is denoted by [rho], can be calculated by its ranking-difference collection d and has the following formula:
The determined values of healthy controls and monkeys with naturally acquired tuberculosis were used to analyze the correlation between IP-10 and IFN-[gamma] by Spearman's rank correlation coefficient. Figure 2 showed the distribution of two groups.
(1961) presented in their paper a modified test for Rank Correlation Coefficients using the following descriptive statistic: z = [r'.sub.1] - [r'.sub.2]/[square root of 1,06/[n.sub.1] - 3] + [square root of 1,06/[n.sub.2] - 3]
Based on the data, which are measured with the rating scale, the similarity of rankings of the set of companies with time was evaluated by means of the Spearman rank correlation coefficient and Kendall's tau coefficient [Walesiak, 2002, p.
Correlation coefficient between time to RT-PCR negativation in stools and sputum was calculated by using the Spearman rank correlation coefficient.
Blood was also collected, and correlations between the original HRT results for sweat and patient responses were tested using Spearman's rank correlation coefficient. As can be seen in Figure 1, no correlation was observed.
To quantify the sensitivity of the outcome variables to each parameter, we calculated a partial rank correlation coefficient between each parameter value and each outcome variable (1-8).