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Table 6 Linkage quality (max F-measure) – EM vs. calculated

From: Estimating parameters for probabilistic linkage of privacy-preserved datasets

Dataset Probabilities Sample 1 Sample 2 Sample 3 Sample 4 Sample 5 RMSE
NSW Calculated 0.9941 0.9943 0.9942 0.9941 0.9940  
  EM 0.9961 0.9965 0.9963 0.9963 0.9961 0.0021
SA Calculated 0.9532 0.9521 0.9529 0.9553 0.9532  
  EM 0.9590 0.9567 0.9563 0.9582 0.9589 0.0046
WA Calculated 0.9907 0.9904 0.9910 0.9905 0.9906  
  EM 0.9920 0.9916 0.9921 0.9917 0.9918 0.0012