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Table 1 Demographics of Stable Factors

From: Factors that influenced county system leaders to implement an evidence-based program: a baseline survey within a randomized controlled trial

         Spearman Correlation
Stable Factors Mean St. d. 1st Quartile Median 3rd Quartile Skewness Kurtosis Entries Per capita entries Per capita financing Percent minority
Population (in 1000) 407.6 486.8 55.4 203.8 476.1 1.58 1.51 0.87** -0.32* -0.47** 0.64**
Entries in to out-of-home care 515.7 853.3 79.3 246.5 445.5 3.1 10.8   0.12 -0.46** 0.64**
Per capita entries in to residential care (per 1000, 000 people) 1395.5 865.7 723.2 1190.2 1724.1 0.91 -0.04    0.11 -0.15
Short-Doyle/medical penetration rate (%) 6.98% 2.26% 5.26% 6.78% 8.23% 0.57 0.12     -0.52*
Percent minority population 64.6% 21.8% 32.2% 53.6% 64.7% -0.01 -0.89     
  1. : Weighted average by population size.
  2. **: p-value <0.01; *: p-value <0.05