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Table 8 Numbers of proposed corrections with the Levenshtein edit distance at different thresholds

From: Matching health information seekers' queries to medical terms

Thresholds < 0.05 < 0.1 < 0.15 < 0.2 < 0.25 < 0.3 < 0.35 < 0.4 < 0.45 < 0.5 < 0.6 < 0.7 < 0.8 < 0.9
Suggestions 14 73 118 176 273 549 1,187 2,265 4,707 8,448 59,844 656,291 5,368,088 13,695,608
Nb by query 0.08 0.44 0.72 1.07 1.67 3.36 7.28 13.89 28.87 51.83 367.14 4,026.32 32,933 84,022