IRF FINDS CORRELATION IN HIGHWAY EXPENDITURES

A STATISTICAL CORRELATION ANALYSIS WAS DEVELOPED OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HIGHWAY EXPENDITURES IN EUROPE, JAPAN, CANADA, AND THE UNITED STATES WITH REFERENCE TO HIGHWAY EXPENDITURES OF THE WORLD (146 COUNTRIES WHICH PROVIDE THE INTERNATIONAL ROAD FEDERATION (IRF) WITH STATISTICAL DATA). THE VARIABLES ARE PRESENTED AND THE CORRELATION ANALYSIS INDICATED. THE EQUATION OF THE REGRESSION LINE IS GIVEN. IT IS SHOWN THAT WITH THE HIGHWAY EXPENDITURES IN SEVEN COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD, ONE CAN CALCULATE THE EXPENDITURES OF THE WHOLE WORLD WITH THE SAME ACCURACY.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 22, No 12, P 41
  • Publication Date: 1969-12

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  • Accession Number: 00200990
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 16 1970 12:00AM