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Table 3 Bayesian analyses for the Illawarra and Brisbane, ABC cancer clusters

From: Bayesian versus frequentist statistical inference for investigating a one-off cancer cluster reported to a health department

  Illawarra, Leukaemia Brisbane, ABC, Breast cancer
Uninformative prior   
   posterior mode 3.15 5.62
   95% credible interval (1.78, 5.64) (3.00, 10.67)
95% prior interval (0.22, 10.0)   
   posterior mode 3.15 5.08
   95% credible interval (1.84, 5.45) (2.82, 9.22)
95% prior interval (0.29, 4.0)   
   posterior mode 2.55 3.56
   95% credible interval (1.53, 4.28) (2.04, 6.27)
95% prior interval (0.67, 1.5)   
   posterior mode 1.32 1.36
   95% credible interval (0.95, 1.84) (0.96, 1.91)