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Table 3 Spearman correlation between leprosy annual new case detection rate and selected state level quantities

From: Spatial heterogeneity in projected leprosy trends in India

  Leprosy TB BCG Grade 2 Childhood Fraction
ANCDR incidence rate fraction fraction MB
Leprosy 1.0 −0.029 −0.093 −0.032 0.47* −0.40*
ANCDR - (−0.48 to 0.061) (−0.31 to 0.11) (−0.18 to 0.15) (0.28 to 0.70) (−0.50 to −0.27)
TB - 1.0 0.019 −0.11 −0.065 −0.012
incidence (−0.21 to 0.32) (−0.23 to −0.044) (−0.32 to 0.18) (−0.086 to 0.20)
BCG - - 1.0 −0.12 0.090 −0.008
rate (−0.40 to −0.23) (−0.18 to 0.28) (−0.11 to 0.067)
Grade 2 - - - 1.0 0.041 −0.20*
Fraction (−0.13 to 0.13) (−0.11 to −0.26)
Childhood - - - - 1.0 −0.30*
Fraction (−0.49 to −0.86)
Fraction MB - - - - - 1.0
  1. *statistically significant, alpha = 0.05, no adjustment for multiple comparisons