Definition of Phi correlation
1. Noun. An index of the relation between any two sets of scores that can both be represented on ordered binary dimensions (e.g., male-female).
Category relationships: Statistics
Generic synonyms: Distribution Free Statistic, Nonparametric Statistic
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Literary usage of Phi correlation
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1. Meta-Analysis of Drug Abuse Prevention Programs edited by William J. Bukoski (1998)
"In some instances, using the information supplied, the authors were able to calculate the phi correlation, and then correct it for dichotomization (Hunter ..."