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General Tests for Spatial Clustering: Regional Count Data

  • Toshiro Tango
Chapter
Part of the Statistics for Biology and Health book series (SBH)

Abstract

We shall consider here the problem of detecting disease clustering in space based on regional count data, which is illustrated by the following two examples.

Keywords

Census Tract Gallbladder Cancer Spatial Cluster Standardize Mortality Ratio True Cluster 
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© Springer-Verlag New York 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Technology Assesment & BiostatisticsNational Institute of Public HealthWakoJapan

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