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Table 2 Pearson’s correlation coefficient (‘r’) matrix of meteorological variables in Guangzhou, China, 2006-2012

From: Correlation between clonorchiasis incidences and climatic factors in Guangzhou, China

  Atmospheric pressure Relative humidity Average temperature Rainfall Sunshine Wind velocity
Atmospheric pressure 1.00      
Relative humidity -0.59 (p < 0.001) 1.00     
Average temp. -0.86 (p < 0.001) 0.32 (p < 0.001) 1.00    
Rainfall -0.58 (p < 0.001) 0.52 (p < 0.001) 0.53 (p < 0.001) 1.00   
Sunshine -0.28 (p = 0.01) -0.43 (p < 0.001) 0.40 (p < 0.001) -0.16 (p = 0.15) 1.00  
Wind velocity -0.10 (p = 0.36) 0.20 (p = 0.06) -0.28 (p = 0.01) -0.12 (p = 0.29) 0.06 (p = 0.99) 1.00