Table 3.

Correlation of the Family Medicine Certification Examination Content Category Proportions with Proportions Suggested Using Other Weighting Schemas

Weighting SchemaCorrelationN
Frequency only0.9016
3*Frequency + Criticality0.8716
2*Frequency + Criticality0.8516
Frequency + Criticality0.8016
Frequency + 2*Criticality0.7216
Frequency + 3*Criticality0.6816
Criticality only0.5016
  • Note: The correlation between the frequency condition and the criticality condition is 0.65, suggesting that they are somewhat similar but not identical.