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Table 1 The hot spot clusters

From: Power evaluation of disease clustering tests

  Counties Counties included E [c|H0] E [c|H A ] Relative
risk
Rural clusters 1 Grand Isle, VT 0.05 10 192.89
  2 above + Franklin, VT 0.46 12 27.03
  4 above + Clinton, NY, Chittenden, VT 2.69 18 7.05
  8 above + Lamoille, VT, Washington, VT, Essex, NY, Addison, VT 4.16 22 5.35
  16 above + Orleans, VT, Franklin, NY, Caledonia, VT, Orange, VT, Essex, VT, Rutland,
VT, Warren, NY, Windsor, VT
7.32 28 3.90
Mixed clusters 1 Allegheny, PA 14.43 39 2.85
  2 above + Washington, PA 16.41 42 2.70
  4 above + Beaver, PA, Westmoreland, PA 22.52 51 2.40
  8 above + Butler, PA, Armstrong, PA, Lawrence, PA, Fayette, PA 27.47 58 2.24
  16 above + Greene, PA, Indiana, PA, Clarion, PA, Mercer, PA, Somerset, PA,
Venango, PA, Cambria, PA, Jefferson, PA
34.22 67 2.10
Urban clusters 1 New York, NY 15.97 42 2.73
  2 above + Hudson, NJ 21.78 50 2.43
  4 above + Bronx, NY, Kings, NY 59.99 100 1.81
  8 above + Queens, NY, Bergen, NJ, Essex, NJ, Richmond, NY 101.96 150 1.63
  16 above + Union, NJ. Nassau, NY, Passaic, NJ, Rockland, NY, Westchester, NY,
Morris, NJ, Middlesex, NJ, Monmouth, NJ
154.94 209 1.53