negative correlation

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Noun1.negative correlation - a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with small values of the other; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and -1
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
correlational statistics, correlation - a statistical relation between two or more variables such that systematic changes in the value of one variable are accompanied by systematic changes in the other
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However, whereas a negative correlation between pollen-ovule ratio and selfing rate among populations is often confirmed by observation (e.
Thus there is a negative correlation built into the concepts of efficiency and effectiveness.
One is whether the negative correlation documented by Rudebusch and Wilcox is a long-run phenomenon or simply reflects cyclical co-movements.
He demonstrates a negative correlation between per-capita GNP growth and lawyers as a percent of white-collar workers in 24 countries.
real estate showed low or negative correlation with U.
We also believe our inclusion of asset classes that have low or negative correlation to equities and bonds, such as commodities and emerging markets, contributed to our downside protection.
There was a close negative correlation between the linoleic acid and oleic acid content of LO and HO hybrids (LO hybrids: -0.
There was also a strong negative correlation between axial length and peripapillary retinal nerve fibre layer thickness (r= -0.
Results indicated that a slightly negative correlation exist between depressions, anxiety, and stress and self-harm (p<0.
The findings revealed a negative correlation between paternal care and depressive symptoms,' Gitonga said.
However, a significant negative correlation was seen with the SNAP conduction velocity of median sensory (r = -0.