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Table 3 Spearman's rank correlation coefficients for the relationships between giardiasis rates and land-use factors

From: Investigation of clusters of giardiasis using GIS and a spatial scan statistic

Health Planning Region Correlation and (p-value)
  aCDAL bCDPL cLDAL dLDPL ePMA
All Regions f 0.11 (0.007) 0.018 (0.673) g 0.079 (0.064) 0.0009 (0.983) f 0.089 (0.037)
Central West f 0.299 (0.05) f 0.382 (0.013) g 0.262 (0.093) f 0.328 (0.034) f 0.311 (0.045)
South West f 0.167 (0.019) 0.055 (0.440) 0.108 (0.128) 0.026 (0.719) f 0.166 (0.019)
North 0.007 (0.969) 0.130 (0.511) 0.033 (0.862) 0.097 (0.607) 0.011 (0.953)
Central East 0.091 (0.41) 0.010 (0.927) 0.085 (0.440) 0.016 (0.882) 0.084 (0.442)
Central South 0.168 (0.422) 0.006 (0.979) 0.119 (0.556) 0.244 (0.261) 0.263 (0.186)
East 0.026 (0.735) 0.029 (0.708) 0.046 (0.560) 0.017 (0.830) 0.037 (0.652)
Toronto - - - - -
  1. a Cattle density (per hectare of agricultural land) b Cattle density (per hectare of pastureland) c Livestock density (per hectare of agricultural land) d Livestock density (per hectare of pastureland) e Proportion of agricultural land on which manure was applied. f Significant correlations at 5% significance level g Significant correlations at 10% significance level