Table 2

Parameter testing results for linear regression for predicting ‘total cases per million people’

Standardised coefficients95% CI for βCollinearity statisticsP value
BetaLower boundUpper boundVIF
Transparency0.1470.0120.2641.3630.032
Obesity0.4600.3110.5471.2130.001
Sunshine−0.157−0.266−0.0261.2660.018
Hypertension0.2140.0850.3121.1340.001
  • TotalCase-COV19=0.214×hypertension+0.460×obesity−0.157×sunshine+0.147×transparency.

  • R2=0.449, SE=0.70, Durbin-Watson=2.01.

  • VIF, variance inflation factor.