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Table 3 DV-related assaults inference—summary statistics for regression parameters for DV-related assaults between 2009 and 2013

From: Applying machine learning to criminology: semi-parametric spatial-demographic Bayesian regression

Parameter Posterior mean Posterior SD 95% Credible Interval
Percentage of separated males 1.40 0.10 [1.20, 1.59]
Population density 0.96 0.13 [0.68, 1.20]
Percentage of unemployment 0.70 0.14 [0.42, 0.98]
Percentage of English speaking only 0.65 0.14 [0.37, 0.94]
Percentage of people Cert 1 or 2 0.53 0.11 [0.32, 0.75]
Number of families with lone parent 0.23 0.14 [− 0.04, 0.53]
Median total household income − 0.09 0.18 [− 0.45, 0.28]
Percentage of immigrants − 0.19 0.15 [− 0.45, 0.14]
Percentage of people with no religion − 0.49 0.09 [− 0.68, − 0.31]
Median mortgage monthly repay − 0.66 0.28 [− 1.22, − 0.10]
Median rent − 0.91 0.24 [− 1.40, − 0.43]
Median age − 1.05 0.13 [− 1.29, − 0.77]
  1. The table shows the regression coefficient’s posterior mean, SD and 95% credible intervals. Rows are sorted based on descending posterior mean