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Table 3 Consensus of Important Meteorological Factors (MF) and its corresponding time lags (LG) across all statistical modeling techniques

From: Machine learning methods reveal the temporal pattern of dengue incidence using meteorological factors in metropolitan Manila, Philippines

Weather Variables Meteorological Factors (MF) Lagged Meteorological Factors (LG)
GAM SARIMAX RF GB GAM SARIMAX RF GB
Flood      x x   
Rainfall    x x x   x x
Relative Humidity x   x x x   x x
Minimum Temperature   x x     x  
Average Temperature    x x   x x x
Maximum Temperature x   x x x   x x
Southern Oscillation Index x     x   x  
Wind Speed   x       
Minimum Wind Direction         
Maximum Wind Direction   x       
  1. Note: x = identified as an important meteorological factor from each model
  2. GAM: General Additive Modeling, SARIMAX: Seasonal Autoregressive Moving Average with Exogenous Variables, RF: Random Forest, GB: Gradient Boosting