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Table 2 Mean and standard deviation for proficiency variables by three attitude groups of raters

From: Rater attitude towards emerging varieties of English: a new rater effect?

   Positive    Neutral    Negative  
N Mean SD N Mean SD N Mean SD
(6 × 56) (6 × 4) (6 × 36)
Fluency 336 7.26 .16 24 5.92 .71 216 6.10 .31
Pronunciation 336 7.26 .16 24 5.96 .69 216 5.54 .31
Sentence structure 336 6.81 .16 24 6.67 .53 216 5.89 .32
Vocabulary 336 6.88 .17 24 6.50 .51 216 5.81 .32
  1. N is the number of ratings completed by the raters (i.e., six speech samples × the number of raters in each attitude group)