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Table 2 Comparison between the significance levels of the correlations for the made up data-sets and 2500 random samples produced based on the specifications of Table 1*

From: How does correlation structure differ between real and fabricated data-sets?

P-value p ≤ 0.05 0.05 <p ≤ 0.10 p > 0.10 Total
Data-set     
Made up 24 (70.6%) 3 (8.8%) 7 (20.6%) 34
Simulated 137 (5.5%) 125 (5.0%) 2238 (89.5%) 2500
  1. * data-sets with p-value ≤ 0.05 were compared with p-value > 0.05, (Fisher's exact test, p < 0.0001)