positive correlation

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Noun1.positive correlation - a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with large values of the other and small with small; 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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This is because shares in banks have the most positive correlation to these two metrics of all European sectors.
A three-year study of fish processors in South Africa found "a positive correlation between seafood and a lower rate of asthma".
A statistically significant positive correlation was observed between HOMA-IR and triglyceride levels in the CKD group (p < 0.05).
Childhood traumatic experiences had positive correlation with histrionic (r = .23, p <0.05), narcissistic (r = .14, p <0.05), borderline (r = .19, p <0.05) and antisocial personality disorder (r = .17, p <0.01).
Literature data reported that the ewes which has bigger udder had higher milk yield and the positive correlation was established between udder circumferences, distance between udder teats, udder width, udder depth and milk yield (Mikus, 1968; Labussiere et al., 1981).
Positive correlation was obtained between the two, however students score better in the MCQs (Delaram and Sharifi, 2014).
There was a positive correlation between TSH and TC values, that is, within the subclinical patients, the TC level increased as the TSH value increased.
The linear shape of the scattered dots depicted in these three diagrams shows the positive correlation between the two metrics compared in each of the three scenarios and suggests that the scores and ratings from these agencies are consistent.
A significant positive correlation (0.97) was recorded between days to heading and maturity days as well as between number of fertile tillers/plant and total grain yield/plant (0.38) under normal field conditions.
Emergence bids and Ultimate recoveries have a strong positive correlation for both term loans and bonds.
Results: Results have established a positive correlation between curve of Spee and ANB values with a highly significant p-value of <0.001.