Wacky Crazy Correlations


Here are some examples of correlations made that make little sense.

  • Cat owners drive craft beer (in USA) (r=0.70)
  • Shorter commutes for people who work for men (r=0.71)
  • Obese kids like listening to “Purple Rain” by Prince. (r=0.77)
  • Watch porn if you want make more money. (r=0.54)
  • Walmart shoppers own dogs and drink wine (r=0.76, r=0.79)
  • Norwegian oil and Train Accidents
  • USA Space spending and Suicides by Hanging/Stranglation/Suffocation
  • Age of Miss America and Murders by steam/hot vapours/hot objects
  • Eating Organic food causes Autism

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