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Table 1 Spearman’s rank correlation matrix for breast cancer incidence and rates of alcohol consumption, obesity and overweight*

From: Connecting the dots between breast cancer, obesity and alcohol consumption in middle-aged women: ecological and case control studies

  Breast cancer Alcohol Obesity Overweight
Breast cancer incidence 1.00    
Alcohol consumption 0.78** 1.00   
Obesity 0.46*** 0.23 1.00  
Overweight 0.23 0.17 0.37 1.00
  1. *Stress not included due to insufficient data points
  2. **p < 0.001
  3. ***p = 0.029