Results of Atlantic mackerel age-reader precision test against randomly selected samples from the 2012 NEFSC spring survey. (A) Agreement plot, showing both the production and test ages. A small amount of noise was added to the data to improve visibility of overlapping data points. (B) Age-frequency table, showing the test ages across the top and the production ages on the left. Numbers in the shaded boxes indicate agreement between the two ages. Numbers above this diagonal indicate fish which were under-aged during the test; those below the shaded boxes were over-aged. Total age frequencies are given by age for both the test and production ages. (C) Results summary, indicating results of the test for each production age.

Species: Atlantic Mackerel Test Type: Precision
Sample Source: 2012 Spring Survey (201202)    
Age Reader: SJS Date Completed: July 2012
Number Aged: 586 Number Tested: 78
CV: 0.20% Agreement: 98.7%
Bowker's Test: Not applicable


A. Agreement Plot

Mackerel Agreement Plot

B. Age-Frequency Table

Test Production Age
Age 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 Total
Total 16 18 21 16 6 1 78
0
1 16 16
2 18 18
3 21 21
4 16 1 17
5 5 5
6 1 1


C. Results Summary

Production Age N N Agreed Percent Agreed Average Test Age
1 16 16 100 % 1.00
2 18 18 100 % 2.00
3 21 21 100 % 3.00
4 16 16 100 % 4.00
5 6 5 83 % 4.83
6 1 1 100 % 6.00


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