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Table 1 Statistical method breakdown

From: An overview of the statistical methods reported by studies using the Canadian community health survey

Statistical method Number (%)
Descriptive statistics 648 (97.7%)
  Mean 344 (51.9%)
  Standard deviation 123 (18.6%)
  Median 101 (15.2%)
  Inter Quantile Range (IQR) 8 (1.2%)
  Counts (n%) 619 (93.4%)
  Frequencies 86 (13%)
  Cross tabulations 89 (13.4%)
Elementary statistics 197 (29.7%)
  T-Test 66 (10%)
  Chi-Square 136 (20.5%)
  Correlation (Pearson/Rank) 16 (2.4%)
  Kaplan-Meier 2 (0.3%)
  Wilcoxon 0 (0%)
  Fisher exact test 4 (0.6%)
  ANOVA 14 (2.1%)
  ANCOVA 13 (2%)
Regression 529 (79.8%)
  Multi-variable 23 (3.5%)
  Multi-variate 117 (17.6%)
  Logistic 445 (67.1%)
  Linear 82 (12.4%)
  Ordinal 7 (1.1%)
  Non-Linear 5 (0.8%)
  Conditional 4 (0.6%)
  Unconditional 2 (0.3%)
  Poisson 17 (2.6%)
  Binomial 13 (2%)
  Meta 4 (0.6%)