Question

A paper concluded that there was a correlation between refined
sugar consumption (calories per person per day) and annual rate of
major depression (cases per 100 people) based on data from 6
countries. The following data were read from a graph that appeared
in the paper. Compute the correlation coefficient for this data
set. (Give the answer to three decimal places.)

*r* =

Country |
SugarConsumption |
DepressionRate |

Korea | 140 | 2.4 |

United States | 290 | 3.1 |

France | 340 | 4.4 |

Germany | 365 | 5.0 |

Canada | 390 | 5.3 |

New Zealand | 470 | 5.6 |

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