Let's assume that the underlying graph is the adjacency inter-county graph of the counties of CA.

Let the county label be +1 if its emergency visit rate is above the state average and -1 if otherwise.

Does this constitute an Ising model?

Approach: p-value driven

Let the county label be +1 if its emergency visit rate is above the state average and -1 if otherwise.

Does this constitute an Ising model?

Approach: p-value driven