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Table 5 Emission probability matrix for a simplified, illustrative model

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

  State
Observation Symbol Start Wayfare Number Wayfare Name Wayfare Type Locality Name Territory Postal Code End
NU - 0.9 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.1 -
WN - 0.01 0.5 0.01 0.1 0.01 0.01 -
WT - 0.01 0.01 0.92 0.01 0.01 0.01 -
LN - 0.01 0.1 0.01 0.8 0.01 0.01 -
TR - 0.01 0.07 0.01 0.01 0.94 0.01 -
PC - 0.04 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.85 -
UN - 0.02 0.31 0.03 0.06 0.01 0.01 -
  1. Table cells contain probabilities that the state identified at the top of each column will emit the observation symbol listed at the left of each row.