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Table 4 Multivariate tests (MANOVA) results for rice samples that considered as climatic zones, rice types and both

From: Trace elements in native and improved paddy rice from different climatic regions of Sri Lanka: implications for public health

Element Significance level
Climatic zones Rice types Zone-types
Se 0.214 0.006 0.003
As 0.075 0.709 0.641
Cd 0.000 0.038 0.006
Li 0.047 0.554 0.127
B 0.132 0.250 0.189
Al 0.912 0.796 0.438
Cr 0.000 0.603 0.009
Mn 0.010 0.116 0.117
Fe 0.547 0.507 0.363
Co 0.917 0.000 0.936
Ni 0.050 0.077 0.795
Cu 0.183 0.009 0.020
Zn 0.000 0.621 0.032
Sr 0.003 0.139 0.053
Mo 0.082 0.773 0.256
Ba 0.000 0.090 0.015
Pb 0.404 0.018 0.971
Bi 0.338 0.254 0.240
  1. Italic values indicate significance of p values; p < 0.05