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Table 2 Combination matrix used to combine scores, yielding a single Confidence Index

From: Increasing jellyfish populations: trends in Large Marine Ecosystems

Score A Score B Score C Confidence Index
Low Low Low Low
Low Low Medium Low
Low Low High Medium-low
Low Low Very high Medium-low
Low Medium Medium Medium-low
Low Medium High Medium
Low Medium Very high Medium
Low High High Medium
Low High Very high Medium-high
Low Very high Very high Medium-high
Medium Medium Medium Medium
Medium Medium High Medium-high
Medium Medium Very high Medium-high
Medium High High Medium-high
Medium High Very high High
Medium Very high Very high High
High High High High
High High Very high High
High Very high Very high Very high
Very high Very high Very high Very high
  1. Scores for time, space, and reliability were treated equally, and therefore the matrix represents all possible combinations of scores