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Table 3 Simulation results based on different true values of correlations, estimated by Bayesian and naïve methods

From: A Bayesian latent class mixture model with censoring for correlation analysis in antimicrobial resistance across populations

True correlation Method Mean estimation bias Root of mean squared error
0.80 Bayes −0.0219 0.0927
  Naïve −0.1972 0.2134
0.46 Bayes −0.0025 0.1461
  Naïve −0.1002 0.1510
0.30 Bayes +0.0115 0.1621
  Naïve −0.0561 0.1360