Table 10

Mean proportion of data items in each address which were assigned to the incorrect output field

HMM/Method


HMM1

HMM2

HMM3

AutoStan


Death Certificates

0.31 (0.25 – 0.37)

0.31 (0.24 – 0.38)

0.33 (0.23 – 0.42)

0.29 (0.26 – 0.32)

Inpatient Statistics Collection

0.23 (0.18 – 0.28)

0.23 (0.18 – 0.28)

0.21 (0.15 – 0.26)

0.19 (0.17 – 0.22)


Table cells contain the mean proportion of data items in each address which were assigned to the incorrect output field, or to no output field. Ninety-five per cent confidence limits for the proportions are given in brackets.

Churches et al. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2002 2:9   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-2-9

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