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Table 10 Mean proportion of data items in each address which were assigned to the incorrect output field

From: Preparation of name and address data for record linkage using hidden Markov models

  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)
  1. 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.