Table 2.

Mean ranks and mean rank pair-differences for blame attributions

Blame attribution rank differences
Mean blame rankingLeukemiaBreast cancerBowel cancerCervical cancerLung cancerChlamydiaObesity
Leukemia2.50
Breast cancer2.670.17
Bowel cancer2.860.360.19
Cervical cancer3.260.760.590.40
Lung cancer4.872.372.202.011.61
Chlamydia5.583.082.912.722.320.71
Obesity6.263.763.593.403.001.390.68

NOTE: Values in boldface indicate that the difference between the two rankings was significant (i.e., greater than the critical value of 0.182 for P < 0.05).