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Table 4 Out of sample predictions for 12 health states

From: Use of Bayesian methods to model the SF-6D health state preference based data

Health state True sample mean Bayesian Posterior Inference Frequentist Inference
Mean S.D. Difference Mean S.D. Difference
112111 0.8212 0.8704 0.0867 -0.0492 0.9442 0.1184 -0.123
133132 0.5686 0.7400 0.0884 -0.1714 0.7508 0.1096 -0.1822
223451 0.6755 0.5122 0.0892 0.1633 0.6107 0.1366 0.0648
235224 0.4687 0.6050 0.0896 -0.1363 0.6331 0.1105 -0.1644
241531 0.7534 0.6282 0.0894 0.1252 0.6743 0.0897 0.0791
325455 0.4677 0.4612 0.0883 0.0065 0.4985 0.0977 -0.0308
332411 0.7692 0.7353 0.0896 0.0339 0.7329 0.1061 0.0363
333154 0.6364 0.6013 0.0879 0.0351 0.6482 0.0890 -0.0118
421314 0.7121 0.7597 0.0898 -0.0476 0.7658 0.1057 -0.0537
423433 0.5759 0.6172 0.0878 -0.0413 0.6564 0.1141 -0.0805
545644 0.2484 0.3269 0.0872 -0.0785 0.4295 0.1268 -0.1811
621221 0.4937 0.6235 0.0889 -0.1298 0.6581 0.1020 -0.1644