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Table 4 Performance of the Personal Support Algorithm in the derivation and validation datasets

From: Derivation and validation of the Personal Support Algorithm: an evidence-based framework to inform allocation of personal support services in home and community care

  Explained variance Coefficient of variation Ratio of Group 6 to Group 1 means
Derivation dataset
 2013 (all LHINs) 30.8% 97.6 32.1
 Stratified by LHIN 25.7%–41.8% 81.7–112.8 14.6–84.1
Validation datasets (in previous years)
 2012 (all LHINs) 32.2% 98.6 39.2
 2011 (all LHINs) 31.4% 99.7 36.3