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Divorce rate in Delaware
correlates with
Number of kids killed by their parent


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Divorce rate in Delaware
Divorces per 1000 people (US Census)
4.53.93.93.53.93.73.83.83.73.53.63.5
Number of kids killed by their parent
Deaths (US) (CDC)
71110374658265
Correlation: 0.513034

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Deaths caused by anticoagulants
correlates with
Cost for 16oz of potato chips (unadjusted)


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1999200020012002200320042005
Deaths caused by anticoagulants
Deaths (US) (CDC)
17393927444629
Cost for 16oz of potato chips (unadjusted)
Dollars per pound (Bureau of Labor)
3.353.463.413.654.484.654.74
Correlation: 0.427224

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Sunlight in Nevada
correlates with
Total US crude oil imports


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Sunlight in Nevada
Sunlight (KJ/sq.m) (CDC)
'79: 18117.34; '80: 17936.66; '81: 17901.3; '82: 17629.65; '83: 17403.1; '84: 17581.41; '85: 18144.25; '86: 18101.5; '87: 18104.4; '88: 18137.66; '89: 18274.46; '90: 18108.1; '91: 17847.17; '92: 18148.85; '93: 18022.82; '94: 18031.58; '95: 17691.94; '96: 17963.63; '97: 17955.27; '98: 17541.61; '99: 18061.95; '00: 18161.84; '01: 18292.9; '02: 18382.6; '03: 18027.25; '04: 18228.15; '05: 17961.18; '06: 18293.39; '07: 18346.94; '08: 18439.56; '09: 18137.1; '10: 17971.14
Total US crude oil imports
Millions of barrels (Dept. of Energy)
'79: 2,379; '80: 1,921; '81: 1,605; '82: 1,273; '83: 1,215; '84: 1,250; '85: 1,168; '86: 1,525; '87: 1,706; '88: 1,864; '89: 2,133; '90: 2,151; '91: 2,110; '92: 2,220; '93: 2,477; '94: 2,578; '95: 2,639; '96: 2,740; '97: 3,002; '98: 3,178; '99: 3,187; '00: 3,311; '01: 3,405; '02: 3,336; '03: 3,521; '04: 3,674; '05: 3,670; '06: 3,685; '07: 3,656; '08: 3,571; '09: 3,307; '10: 3,344
Correlation: 0.478182

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Marriage rate in California
correlates with
Deaths during endoscopic examination


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Marriage rate in California
Marriages per 1000 people (US Census)
5.86.56.26.16.46.46.36.26.75.85.85.8
Deaths during endoscopic examination
Deaths (US) (CDC)
121171111711721111
Correlation: 0.493714

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Precipitation in Maine
correlates with
Electrical engineering doctorates awarded (US)


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19961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Precipitation in Maine
Avg Daily Precipitation (mm) (CDC)
3.592.753.23.142.941.932.83.222.724.453.613.254.13.47
Electrical engineering doctorates awarded (US)
Degrees awarded (National Science Foundation)
1,7411,7201,5951,4781,3301,3461,2111,2381,3891,5471,7861,9681,8871,694
Correlation: 0.497939

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Sunlight in Minnesota
inversely correlates with
Parachutist killed in air transport accident


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Sunlight in Minnesota
Sunlight (KJ/sq.m) (CDC)
14241.714079.4514126.4813852.3414351.5513816.1814204.2714459.5514622.114295.613950.7714472.53
Parachutist killed in air transport accident
Deaths (US) (CDC)
242523242216201814281718
Correlation: -0.199786

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Sunlight in Minnesota
inversely correlates with
Occupants of heavy vehicles killed in collision with stationary object


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Sunlight in Minnesota
Sunlight (KJ/sq.m) (CDC)
14241.714079.4514126.4813852.3414351.5513816.1814204.2714459.5514622.114295.613950.7714472.53
Occupants of heavy vehicles killed in collision with stationary object
Deaths (US) (CDC)
851271311486374
Correlation: -0.232942

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Sunlight in Minnesota
inversely correlates with
Points Scored by Losing Team in Super Bowl


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Sunlight in Minnesota
Sunlight (KJ/sq.m) (CDC)
'79: 13752.26; '80: 14247.18; '81: 14059.89; '82: 13852.81; '83: 13819.14; '84: 13885.91; '85: 13813.17; '86: 13957.16; '87: 14070.83; '88: 14709.24; '89: 14013.6; '90: 14030.99; '91: 13902.7; '92: 13562.4; '93: 13450.03; '94: 14088.77; '95: 13361.63; '96: 14016.41; '97: 13942.52; '98: 14035.54; '99: 14241.7; '00: 14079.45; '01: 14126.48; '02: 13852.34; '03: 14351.55; '04: 13816.18; '05: 14204.27; '06: 14459.55; '07: 14622.1; '08: 14295.6; '09: 13950.77; '10: 14472.53; '11: 14424.05
Points Scored by Losing Team in Super Bowl
Points (Wikipedia)
'79: 31; '80: 19; '81: 10; '82: 21; '83: 17; '84: 9; '85: 16; '86: 10; '87: 20; '88: 10; '89: 16; '90: 10; '91: 19; '92: 24; '93: 17; '94: 13; '95: 26; '96: 17; '97: 21; '98: 24; '99: 19; '00: 16; '01: 7; '02: 17; '03: 21; '04: 29; '05: 21; '06: 10; '07: 17; '08: 14; '09: 23; '10: 17; '11: 25
Correlation: -0.342979

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Worldwide commercial space launches
inversely correlates with
Points Scored by Winning Team in Super Bowl


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1997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Worldwide commercial space launches
Launches (FAA)
35363635162417151821232824
Points Scored by Winning Team in Super Bowl
Points (Wikipedia)
35313423342048322421291727
Correlation: -0.136186

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Marriage rate in Maine
correlates with
Deaths caused by exposure to uncontrolled fire in building or structure


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Marriage rate in Maine
Marriages per 1000 people (US Census)
8.68.88.68.48.48.68.27.87.47.47.17.1
Deaths caused by exposure to uncontrolled fire in building or structure
Deaths (US) (CDC)
2,6762,7762,6732,5332,7612,6352,6172,5112,6552,3392,2192,168
Correlation: 0.837826

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Number people who drowned while in a bath-tub
correlates with
Occupants of pick-up truck or van killed in noncollision transport accident while boarding


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Number people who drowned while in a bath-tub
Deaths (US) (CDC)
290317291321304368315381365388405401
Occupants of pick-up truck or van killed in noncollision transport accident while boarding
Deaths (US) (CDC)
175342189666
Correlation: 0.514352

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Females in Texas who slipped or tripped to their death
correlates with
Suicides by smoke, fire and flames


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19992000200120022003200420052006200820092010
Females in Texas who slipped or tripped to their death
Deaths (US) (CDC)
2312211420121719271713
Suicides by smoke, fire and flames
Deaths (US) (CDC)
171162147150150175160192169161131
Correlation: 0.244756

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Number people who drowned while in a swimming-pool
inversely correlates with
Non-commercial space launches (US)


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Number people who drowned while in a swimming-pool
Deaths (US) (CDC)
421465494538430530511600582605603
Non-commercial space launches (US)
Launches (FAA)
182119121810111616920
Correlation: -0.363169

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Bicyclists killed in collision with stationary object
correlates with
Lawyers in Washington


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Bicyclists killed in collision with stationary object
Deaths (US) (CDC)
24753488691211
Lawyers in Washington
Lawyers (ABA)
18,33519,77019,92019,54420,77021,30021,48522,67823,15122,27622,97323,204
Correlation: 0.756445

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Per capita consumption of high fructose corn syrup (US)
correlates with
Lawyers in New Jersey


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2000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Per capita consumption of high fructose corn syrup (US)
Pounds (USDA)
62.662.562.860.959.859.158.256.15350.1
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
54,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,060
Correlation: 0.365746

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Precipitation in Pitt County, NC
correlates with
Deaths caused by local anaesthetics


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Precipitation in Pitt County, NC
Avg Daily Precipitation (mm) (CDC)
3.633.312.663.384.273.133.494.152.413.23.543.52
Deaths caused by local anaesthetics
Deaths (US) (CDC)
122484561213
Correlation: 0.681754

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Divorce rate in Maryland
correlates with
Visitors to Disneys California Adventure


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20072008200920102011
Divorce rate in Maryland
Divorces per 1000 people (US Census)
2.92.82.82.82.9
Visitors to Disneys California Adventure
Millions (TEA)
5.685.5666.056.2786.341
Correlation: 0.0720664

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Marriage rate in Utah
inversely correlates with
Lawyers in Ohio


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1999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Marriage rate in Utah
Marriages per 1000 people (US Census)
9.610.810.210.410.29.99.89.29.698.48.58.6
Lawyers in Ohio
Lawyers (ABA)
33,93132,76734,43533,21133,97434,85636,06334,42136,89236,64437,46737,33538,118
Correlation: -0.860955

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Divorce rate in Maryland
inversely correlates with
Number of people killed by misusing a lawnmower


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Divorce rate in Maryland
Divorces per 1000 people (US Census)
3.23.333.43.23.23.132.92.82.82.8
Number of people killed by misusing a lawnmower
Deaths (US) (CDC)
232745535361576559438473
Correlation: -0.529368

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Sunlight in Utah
correlates with
Deaths caused by inhalation of gastric contents


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Sunlight in Utah
Sunlight (KJ/sq.m) (CDC)
17562.7217534.6317667.3117822.8517573.9317519.2517481.7917723.3517701.4617668.7217511.3617411.54
Deaths caused by inhalation of gastric contents
Deaths (US) (CDC)
417382422369393377333351315322264301
Correlation: 0.235231

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