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Table 14 Number of suggestions according to the size of the query

From: Matching health information seekers' queries to medical terms

  Nb characters Nb suggestions by query
1 word query Min = 3; Avg = 10.49; Max = 25 Avg = 0.39; Max = 5
2 words query Min = 5; Avg = 18.36; Max = 41 Avg = 0.22; Max = 6
3 words query Min = 10; Avg = 24.39; Max = 54 Avg = 0.13; Max = 1
4 words and +query Min = 11; Avg = 37.30; Max = 113 Avg = 0.06; Max = 1