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Divorce rate in Arizona
inversely correlates with
Deaths during surgical operation


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Divorce rate in Arizona
Divorces per 1000 people (US Census)
4.64.644.84.44.34.2443.83.63.5
Deaths during surgical operation
Deaths (US) (CDC)
21123822833112926
Correlation: -0.356041

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Murders by steam, hot vapours and hot objects
inversely correlates with
Number of people who died by being hit by sports equipment


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Murders by steam, hot vapours and hot objects
Deaths (US) (CDC)
777343842323
Number of people who died by being hit by sports equipment
Deaths (US) (CDC)
101911161010111320121318
Correlation: -0.290011

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Worldwide revenue from space laucnhes
inversely correlates with
Occupants of heavy vehicles killed in collision with railway train


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Worldwide revenue from space laucnhes
Millions of dollars (FAA)
2,2942,7291,4621,9581,2321,0151,1901,4241,5481,9712,410
Occupants of heavy vehicles killed in collision with railway train
Deaths (US) (CDC)
61379751712866
Correlation: -0.0509345

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Deaths caused by penicillin
correlates with
Lawyers in New Jersey


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Deaths caused by penicillin
Deaths (US) (CDC)
343315333323
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
53,12554,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,06040,286
Correlation: 0.19653

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Juvenile arrests for pot possession (US)
correlates with
Bicyclists killed in noncollision transport accident


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Juvenile arrests for pot possession (US)
Arrests (DEA)
89,52395,96297,08885,76987,90987,71788,90995,12097,67193,04290,927
Bicyclists killed in noncollision transport accident
Deaths (US) (CDC)
1412181215111819203631
Correlation: 0.25977

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Divorce rate in Maryland
correlates with
Deaths caused by amputation of limbs


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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
Deaths caused by amputation of limbs
Deaths (US) (CDC)
168158162142139127120115921119982
Correlation: 0.735529

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Juvenile arrests for pot possession (US)
inversely correlates with
Passengers killed in collision with car, pick-up truck or van


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Juvenile arrests for pot possession (US)
Arrests (DEA)
89,52395,96297,08885,76987,90987,71788,90995,12097,67193,04290,927
Passengers killed in collision with car, pick-up truck or van
Deaths (US) (CDC)
1,4971,6101,6451,7781,6671,6321,3981,2541,114851758
Correlation: -0.318274

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Total revenue generated by bowling alleys (US)
correlates with
Lawyers in Alaska


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2000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Total revenue generated by bowling alleys (US)
Dollars in millions (US Census)
2,7622,8823,0753,2343,3793,2323,0943,4033,3383,114
Lawyers in Alaska
Lawyers (ABA)
2,2092532,2552,2572,2812,3092,3182,3032,3852,362
Correlation: 0.485701

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Number of people killed by hot tap-water
correlates with
Deaths during heart catheterization


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Number of people killed by hot tap-water
Deaths (US) (CDC)
515557402630433234312330
Deaths during heart catheterization
Deaths (US) (CDC)
667591657614
Correlation: 0.376236

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Divorce rate in Arizona
inversely correlates with
Per capita consumption of swiss cheese (US)


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2000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Divorce rate in Arizona
Divorces per 1000 people (US Census)
4.644.84.44.34.2443.83.6
Per capita consumption of swiss cheese (US)
Pounds (USDA)
11.21.11.21.21.31.31.31.11.2
Correlation: -0.437391

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Math doctorates awarded (US)
correlates with
Lawyers in Hawaii


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19961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Math doctorates awarded (US)
Degrees awarded (National Science Foundation)
1,1221,1231,1771,0831,0501,0109199931,0761,2051,3251,3931,3991,554
Lawyers in Hawaii
Lawyers (ABA)
3,9703,7523,7323,7273,7133,7883,7943,7723,8863,9314,0164,1384,1264,100
Correlation: 0.833824

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Lawyers in New Jersey
inversely correlates with
Hang-glider accidents killing occupant


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
53,12554,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,06040,286
Hang-glider accidents killing occupant
Deaths (US) (CDC)
632736115536
Correlation: -0.13422

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Divorce rate in Wyoming
inversely correlates with
Apple iPhone sales


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20072008200920102011
Divorce rate in Wyoming
Divorces per 1000 people (US Census)
4.94.95.15.14.8
Apple iPhone sales
Millions of units ()
1.3911.6320.7339.9972.29
Correlation: -0.256371

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Lawyers in New Jersey
inversely correlates with
Drownings caused by an accident involving an inflatable craft (nonpowered)


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
53,12554,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,06040,286
Drownings caused by an accident involving an inflatable craft (nonpowered)
Deaths (US) (CDC)
7667298877122
Correlation: -0.0787379

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Lawyers in New Jersey
inversely correlates with
Number of people killed by sharp glass


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
53,12554,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,06040,286
Number of people killed by sharp glass
Deaths (US) (CDC)
302016252223123225192013
Correlation: -0.0276676

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Precipitation in Carroll County, MD
correlates with
Deaths during surgical operations with implant of artificial internal device


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Precipitation in Carroll County, MD
Avg Daily Precipitation (mm) (CDC)
2.922.762.22.994.333.413.183.012.413.193.452.8
Deaths during surgical operations with implant of artificial internal device
Deaths (US) (CDC)
291293326311347329303290291299324279
Correlation: 0.586428

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Lawyers in New Jersey
correlates with
Ultralight, microlight or powered-glider accidents killing occupant


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
53,12554,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,06040,286
Ultralight, microlight or powered-glider accidents killing occupant
Deaths (US) (CDC)
332629304236252528212013
Correlation: 0.0139865

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Precipitation in Carroll County, MD
correlates with
Deaths caused by local anaesthetics


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Precipitation in Carroll County, MD
Avg Daily Precipitation (mm) (CDC)
2.922.762.22.994.333.413.183.012.413.193.452.8
Deaths caused by local anaesthetics
Deaths (US) (CDC)
122484561213
Correlation: 0.643734

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Marriage rate in Maine
correlates with
Suicides by explosive material


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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
Suicides by explosive material
Deaths (US) (CDC)
884828445622
Correlation: 0.589378

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Lawyers in New Jersey
correlates with
Suicides by explosive material


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Lawyers in New Jersey
Lawyers (ABA)
53,12554,58155,68736,78536,86037,17238,10438,46639,01939,38440,06040,286
Suicides by explosive material
Deaths (US) (CDC)
884828445622
Correlation: 0.291138

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