Table 4: Significant 𝑡 -tests.

Significant 𝑡 -test of social determinants from the 10 MAR and LAR counties
IndicatorLevine’s test 𝑡 -test for equality of means
𝐹 Sig. 𝑡 DfSig. (2-tailed)Mean diffSE

Poverty% of children BPLEVA4.348.052−12.2918.000−6.87.56
EVNA−12.2913.010.000−6.87.56
% of total population BPLEVA7.993.011−12.4518.000−1.66E11.33
EVNA−12.4513.285.000−1.66E11.33
% residential properties vacantEVA1.932.181−6.4118.000−6.921.08
EVNA−6.4112.182.000−6.921.08
Unemployment rateEVA10.169.005−6.4718.000−2.35.36
EVNA−6.4711.304.000−2.35.36
% of population receiving TANFEVA10.766.004−12.7518.000−2.42.19
EVNA−12.7513.058.000−2.42.19
% of population receiving food stampsEVA.001.973−16.5718.000−1.21E1.73
EVNA−16.5717.446.000−1.21E1.73
% of students receiving free/reduced lunchesEVA2.608.124−13.2118.000−4.57E13.46
EVNA−13.2116.611.000−4.57E13.46
% of single-parent householdsEVA2.641.121−8.3318.000−1.86E12.24
EVNA−8.3314.467.000−1.86E12.24

Alcohol outletNumber of alcohol licenses/1,000 peopleEVA.279.604−7.9718.000−1.66.21
EVNA.088.771−7.9717.640.000−1.66.21