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Table 4

Summary table of Fisher test results applied to the nonsignificant results (k) of each article separately, overall and specified per journal. A significant Fisher test result is indicative of a false negative (FN). DP = Developmental Psychology; FP = Frontiers in Psychology; JAP = Journal of Applied Psychology; JCCP = Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology; JEPG = Journal of Experimental Psychology: General; JPSP = Journal of Personality and Social Psychology; PLOS = Public Library of Science; PS = Psychological Science.

OverallDPFPJAPJCCPJEPGJPSPPLOSPS
  
 
 Nr. of papers 14,765 2,283 614 1,239 2,039 772 4,087 2,166 1,565 

 
k = 0 Count 4,340 758 133 488 907 122 840 565 527 
 29.4% 33.2% 21.7% 39.4% 44.5% 15.8% 20.6% 26.1% 33.7% 
k = 1 Evidence FN 57.7% 66.1% 41.2% 48.7% 58.7% 51.4% 66.0% 47.2% 56.4% 
 Count 2,510 433 102 238 380 109 556 339 353 
k = 2 Evidence FN 60.6% 66.9% 50.0% 36.3% 57.7% 66.7% 75.2% 51.6% 57.1% 
 Count 1,768 293 64 157 227 81 424 289 233 
k = 3 Evidence FN 65.3% 69.8% 57.6% 53.1% 54.4% 77.1% 80.6% 47.8% 60.2% 
 Count 1,257 199 66 98 125 83 341 184 161 
k = 4 Evidence FN 68.7% 75.0% 63.8% 53.1% 69.7% 67.9% 81.4% 52.7% 62.5% 
 Count 892 128 47 64 89 56 264 148 96 
5 ≤ k < 10 Evidence FN 72.3% 71.2% 67.7% 56.7% 66.3% 71.2% 87.1% 52.4% 63.0% 
 Count 2,394 326 124 134 208 163 898 368 173 
10 ≤ k < 20 Evidence FN 77.7% 76.9% 67.7% 60.0% 72.4% 81.2% 88.1% 57.3% 81.0% 
 Count 1,280 121 65 55 87 117 596 218 21 
k ≥ 20 Evidence FN 84.0% 76.0% 53.8% 60.0% 87.5% 80.5% 94.0% 69.1% 0.0% 
 Count 324 25 13 16 41 168 55 
All Evidence FN 47.1% 46.5% 45.1% 29.9% 34.3% 59.1% 64.6% 38.4% 39.3% 
 Evidence FN k ≥ 1 66.7% 69.6% 57.6% 49.4% 61.7% 70.2% 81.3% 51.9% 59.2% 
 Count 6,951 1,061 277 371 699 456 2,641 831 615 
OverallDPFPJAPJCCPJEPGJPSPPLOSPS
  
 
 Nr. of papers 14,765 2,283 614 1,239 2,039 772 4,087 2,166 1,565 

 
k = 0 Count 4,340 758 133 488 907 122 840 565 527 
 29.4% 33.2% 21.7% 39.4% 44.5% 15.8% 20.6% 26.1% 33.7% 
k = 1 Evidence FN 57.7% 66.1% 41.2% 48.7% 58.7% 51.4% 66.0% 47.2% 56.4% 
 Count 2,510 433 102 238 380 109 556 339 353 
k = 2 Evidence FN 60.6% 66.9% 50.0% 36.3% 57.7% 66.7% 75.2% 51.6% 57.1% 
 Count 1,768 293 64 157 227 81 424 289 233 
k = 3 Evidence FN 65.3% 69.8% 57.6% 53.1% 54.4% 77.1% 80.6% 47.8% 60.2% 
 Count 1,257 199 66 98 125 83 341 184 161 
k = 4 Evidence FN 68.7% 75.0% 63.8% 53.1% 69.7% 67.9% 81.4% 52.7% 62.5% 
 Count 892 128 47 64 89 56 264 148 96 
5 ≤ k < 10 Evidence FN 72.3% 71.2% 67.7% 56.7% 66.3% 71.2% 87.1% 52.4% 63.0% 
 Count 2,394 326 124 134 208 163 898 368 173 
10 ≤ k < 20 Evidence FN 77.7% 76.9% 67.7% 60.0% 72.4% 81.2% 88.1% 57.3% 81.0% 
 Count 1,280 121 65 55 87 117 596 218 21 
k ≥ 20 Evidence FN 84.0% 76.0% 53.8% 60.0% 87.5% 80.5% 94.0% 69.1% 0.0% 
 Count 324 25 13 16 41 168 55 
All Evidence FN 47.1% 46.5% 45.1% 29.9% 34.3% 59.1% 64.6% 38.4% 39.3% 
 Evidence FN k ≥ 1 66.7% 69.6% 57.6% 49.4% 61.7% 70.2% 81.3% 51.9% 59.2% 
 Count 6,951 1,061 277 371 699 456 2,641 831 615 
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