15-1. Using the following data set on hospital admissions, define the service area for Hospital
A, based only on quantitative factors (Table 15-5). Community Hospital A Hospital B Hospital C Other Hospitals North 45, 64, 76, 123 South 159, 324, 12, 521 East 65 24, 137, 311 West 145, 68, 95, 113 Central 32, 56, 78, 159 Upper 29, 84, 45, 814 Lower 37, 14, 8, 57
Quantitative factors are those which are numeric in numbers. Here the personal opinion, experience etc is not considered as an input. The mathematical numbers, graphs, chart etc are taken into consideration for calculations.
Answer and Explanation:
Let us understand this through a tabular structure:
|Community||% admissions for hospital A||% of hospital having a community as the denominator|
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from ELM: CSU Math Study GuideChapter 5 / Lesson 7