n/subject | Variance of the mean of n replicates | Reliability | Variance inflation relative to n = 2 | Variance inflation relative to n = 3 |
---|---|---|---|---|

A. All subjects | ||||

1 | 0.080 | 0.85 | 1.08 | 1.11 |

2 | 0.074 | 0.92 | 1.00 | 1.03 |

3 | 0.072 | 0.94 | 0.97 | 1.00 |

4 | 0.071 | 0.96 | 0.96 | 0.99 |

10 | 0.069 | 0.98 | 0.94 | 0.96 |

∞ | 0.068 | 1.00 | 0.92 | 0.94 |

B. Outliers removed | ||||

1 | 0.039 | 0.70 | 1.18 | 1.25 |

2 | 0.033 | 0.82 | 1.00 | 1.06 |

3 | 0.031 | 0.87 | 0.94 | 1.00 |

4 | 0.030 | 0.90 | 0.91 | 0.97 |

10 | 0.029 | 0.96 | 0.86 | 0.91 |

∞ | 0.027 | 1.00 | 0.82 | 0.87 |

NOTE: *n*, number of replicate measurements per subject; variance of the mean of *n* replicates, variance_{between-subjects} + variance_{within-subjects}/*n*; Reliability, variance_{between-subjects}/total variance; variance inflation of *x* relative to *y*, variance of *x* replicates/variance of *y* replicates.