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Table 2 Correlations between the population-weighted distances to parks

From: Modeling spatial accessibility to parks: a national study

Geography Nearest Park(miles) Nearest seven parks(miles) Difference(miles) Pearson Correlation Coefficients
US 4.3 6.7 2.5 0.93
Large central metro 0.7 1.2 0.4 0.92
large fringe metro 1.9 3.0 1.0 0.94
Medium metro 4.3 6.8 2.5 0.91
Small metro 9.0 14.5 5.4 0.86
Micropolitan 9.3 15.0 5.8 0.86
Noncore 14.6 22.2 7.6 0.93