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Table 2 Optimal neighborhood size by geographic and population filters in the three study sites

From: Determining optimal neighborhood size for ecological studies using leave-one-out cross validation

Filter type   Unguja    Pemba   Kolkata  
  Size Minimum mean squared errors Avg.
(min-max)
Size Minimum mean squared errors Avg.
(min-max)
Size Minimum mean squared errors Avg. (min-max)
Geographic filter 200 m 0.1103 1,921*
(50-3,151)
100 m 0.1089 158*
(4-434)
20 m 0.1166 283*
(2-1,166)
Population filter 1,800
people
0.1104 200 m**
(141 m-1,005 m)
200
people
0.1098 158 m**
(55 m-846 m)
150
people
0.1158 19 m**
(0 m-
292 m)
  1. *population, ** distance in radius