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Table 4 Posterior summaries for regression and variance parameters – Kidney cancer, Nova Scotia 1998-2010

From: Small-area spatio-temporal analyses of bladder and kidney cancer risk in Nova Scotia, Canada

Kidney cancer Males Females
Parameter Mean 2.5 % 97.5 % Mean 2.5 % 97.5 %
Intercept 0.032 −0.231 0.290 0.038 −0.259 0.326
% using well water −0.001 −0.004 0.002 −0.001 −0.004 0.003
Material deprivation −0.006 −0.112 0.097 0.052 −0.064 0.167
Social deprivation 0.008 −0.087 0.103 0.0004 −0.107 0.109
Spatial standard deviation 0.138 0.048 0.298 0.156 0.052 0.366
Unstructured standard deviation 0.265 0.174 0.390 0.251 0.137 0.440