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Online revenue on Black Friday
inversely correlates with
Precipitation in Eddy County, ND


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200820092010
Online revenue on Black Friday
Millions of dollars ()
534595648
Precipitation in Eddy County, ND
Avg Daily Precipitation (mm) (CDC)
1.791.371.81
Correlation: -0.000235173

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People who died by falling out of their bed
correlates with
Lawyers in Puerto Rico


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
People who died by falling out of their bed
Deaths (US) (CDC)
400450516551594503621626690737780718
Lawyers in Puerto Rico
Lawyers (ABA)
9,89210,19511,07110,94711,20911,19111,80511,76712,14212,45413,07113,282
Correlation: 0.957087

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People who literally worked themselves to death
correlates with
General Mills: sales in billions


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200820092010
People who literally worked themselves to death
Deaths (US) (CDC)
71010
General Mills: sales in billions
Sales in billions ()
13.54814.55614.636
Correlation: 0.997822

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Apple iPhone sales
correlates with
People who died by falling down the stairs


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2007200820092010
Apple iPhone sales
Millions of units ()
1.3911.6320.7339.99
People who died by falling down the stairs
Deaths (US) (CDC)
1,9171,9351,9601,991
Correlation: 0.994751

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Number of films Nicolas Cage appeared in
inversely correlates with
Helicopter accidents killing occupant


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Number of films Nicolas Cage appeared in
Films (IMDB)
22231123414
Helicopter accidents killing occupant
Deaths (US) (CDC)
5964564879754249476943
Correlation: -0.827811

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People who died by falling out of their wheelchair
correlates with
Cost for 16oz of potato chips (unadjusted)


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1999200020012002200320042005
People who died by falling out of their wheelchair
Deaths (US) (CDC)
169154157209274360356
Cost for 16oz of potato chips (unadjusted)
Dollars per pound (Bureau of Labor)
3.353.463.413.654.484.654.74
Correlation: 0.971706

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Number of people killed by dogs
correlates with
Online revenue on Black Friday


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200820092010
Number of people killed by dogs
Deaths (US) (CDC)
273238
Online revenue on Black Friday
Millions of dollars ()
534595648
Correlation: 0.995685

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Per capita consumption of high fructose corn syrup (US)
correlates with
Pedestrians killed in collision with car, pick-up truck or van


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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
Pedestrians killed in collision with car, pick-up truck or van
Deaths (US) (CDC)
2,9093,0053,0782,9802,7902,7282,7642,4762,1121,999
Correlation: 0.980767

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Math doctorates awarded (US)
correlates with
Suicides by hanging, strangulation and suffocation


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Math doctorates awarded (US)
Degrees awarded (National Science Foundation)
1,0831,0501,0109199931,0761,2051,3251,3931,3991,554
Suicides by hanging, strangulation and suffocation
Deaths (US) (CDC)
5,4275,6886,1986,4626,6357,3367,2487,4918,1618,5789,000
Correlation: 0.860176

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Sunlight in New Jersey
correlates with
Number of films Nicolas Cage appeared in


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Sunlight in New Jersey
Sunlight (KJ/sq.m) (CDC)
'81: 14655.7; '82: 15054.19; '83: 15349.92; '84: 14552.48; '85: 14814.73; '86: 14973.26; '87: 15013.52; '88: 15740.79; '89: 14709.05; '90: 14961.31; '91: 15422.21; '92: 14711.68; '93: 15146.08; '94: 15401.73; '95: 15298.53; '96: 14865.88; '97: 15241.35; '98: 15238.93; '99: 15867.27; '00: 15168.73; '01: 15808.4; '02: 15587.45; '03: 14861.22; '04: 15339.35; '05: 15533.12; '06: 15861.63; '07: 15758.56; '08: 15858.73; '09: 14882.3
Number of films Nicolas Cage appeared in
Films (IMDB)
'81: 1; '82: 1; '83: 2; '84: 3; '85: ; '86: 2; '87: 2; '88: 1; '89: 2; '90: 3; '91: 1; '92: 1; '93: 3; '94: 3; '95: 2; '96: 1; '97: 2; '98: 2; '99: 2; '00: 2; '01: 2; '02: 3; '03: 1; '04: 1; '05: 2; '06: 3; '07: 4; '08: 1; '09: 4
Correlation: 0.170791

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Number of films Nicolas Cage appeared in
correlates with
Female Editors on Harvard Law Review


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20052006200720082009
Number of films Nicolas Cage appeared in
Films (IMDB)
23414
Female Editors on Harvard Law Review
Women (Harvard Crimson)
914191219
Correlation: 0.855447

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Marriage rate in Wyoming
correlates with
Domestically produced passenger cars sold (US)


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Marriage rate in Wyoming
Marriages per 1000 people (US Census)
9.910109.59.39.39.39.398.68
Domestically produced passenger cars sold (US)
Thousands of cars (BTS)
6,9796,8316,3255,8785,5275,3965,5335,4765,2534,5353,619
Correlation: 0.976233

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Number of people who died by becoming tangled in their bedsheets
correlates with
People who died by falling out of their bed


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Number of people who died by becoming tangled in their bedsheets
Deaths (US) (CDC)
330327456509497596573661741809717684
People who died by falling out of their bed
Deaths (US) (CDC)
400450516551594503621626690737780718
Correlation: 0.907432

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Number of people who died by becoming tangled in their bedsheets
correlates with
Physical copies of video games sold in the UK


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200820092010
Number of people who died by becoming tangled in their bedsheets
Deaths (US) (CDC)
809717684
Physical copies of video games sold in the UK
Millions of units ()
86.571.362.7
Correlation: 0.99425

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Per capita consumption of beef (US)
correlates with
Deaths caused by lightning


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2000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Per capita consumption of beef (US)
Pounds (USDA)
64.563.164.561.96362.562.862.159.658.1
Deaths caused by lightning
Deaths (US) (CDC)
50446647464847462931
Correlation: 0.869969

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Number of people who tripped over their own two feet and died
correlates with
Civil engineering doctorates awarded (US)


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19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Number of people who tripped over their own two feet and died
Deaths (US) (CDC)
611565564646597584698687691729788
Civil engineering doctorates awarded (US)
Degrees awarded (National Science Foundation)
584480501540552547622655701712708
Correlation: 0.913963

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Goals Scored by Winning Team in Stanley Cup Finals
correlates with
Runs Scored in World Series by Losing Team


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Goals Scored by Winning Team in Stanley Cup Finals
Goals (Wikipedia)
'75: 19; '76: 14; '77: 16; '78: 18; '79: 19; '80: 26; '81: 26; '82: 18; '83: 17; '84: 21; '85: 21; '86: 15; '87: 22; '88: 21; '89: 19; '90: 20; '91: 28; '92: 15; '93: 15; '94: 21; '95: 16; '96: 15; '97: 16; '98: 13; '99: 13; '00: 15; '01: 19; '02: 14; '03: 19; '04: 13; '05: ; '06: 19; '07: 16; '08: 17; '09: 14; '10: 25; '11: 23; '12: 16; '13: 17
Runs Scored in World Series by Losing Team
Runs (Wikipedia)
'75: 30; '76: 8; '77: 28; '78: 23; '79: 26; '80: 23; '81: 22; '82: 33; '83: 9; '84: 15; '85: 13; '86: 27; '87: 26; '88: 11; '89: 14; '90: 8; '91: 29; '92: 20; '93: 36; '94: ; '95: 19; '96: 26; '97: 44; '98: 13; '99: 9; '00: 16; '01: 14; '02: 44; '03: 21; '04: 12; '05: 14; '06: 11; '07: 10; '08: 15; '09: 27; '10: 12; '11: 30; '12: 6; '13: 14
Correlation: 0.0460458

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Uranium stored at US nuclear power plants
inversely correlates with
Power generated by nuclear power plants (US)


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Uranium stored at US nuclear power plants
Millions of pounds (Dept. of Energy)
'84: 160.2; '85: 153.2; '86: 144.1; '87: 137.8; '88: 125.5; '89: 115.8; '90: 102.7; '91: 98; '92: 92.1; '93: 81.2; '94: 65.4; '95: 58.7; '96: 66.1; '97: 65.9; '98: 65.8; '99: 58.3; '00: 54.8; '01: 55.6; '02: 53.5; '03: 45.6; '04: 57.7; '05: 64.7; '06: 77.5; '07: 81.2; '08: 81.9
Power generated by nuclear power plants (US)
Billion kW-hours (Dept. of Energy)
'84: 327.6; '85: 383.7; '86: 414; '87: 455.3; '88: 527; '89: 529.4; '90: 576.9; '91: 612.6; '92: 618.8; '93: 610.3; '94: 640.4; '95: 673.4; '96: 674.7; '97: 628.6; '98: 673.7; '99: 728.3; '00: 753.9; '01: 768.8; '02: 780.1; '03: 763.7; '04: 788.5; '05: 782; '06: 787.2; '07: 806.4; '08: 806.2
Correlation: -0.899053

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Marriage rate in Rhode Island
correlates with
Passengers killed in collision with car, pick-up truck or van


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199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Marriage rate in Rhode Island
Marriages per 1000 people (US Census)
7.57.68.17.87.87.776.66.46.15.95.8
Passengers killed in collision with car, pick-up truck or van
Deaths (US) (CDC)
1,4971,6101,6451,7781,6671,6321,3981,2541,114851758616
Correlation: 0.971817

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Apple iPhone sales
correlates with
US Uranium exports


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20072008
Apple iPhone sales
Millions of units ()
1.3911.63
US Uranium exports
Millions of pounds (Dept. of Energy)
14.817.2
Correlation: 1

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