An example of things that would correlate are poverty and homelessness.
Origin of correlateback-formation from correlation
intransitive verb-·lat·ed, -·lat·ing
verbcor·re·lat·ed, cor·re·lat·ing, cor·re·lates
Origin of correlateBack-formation from correlation
(third-person singular simple present correlates, present participle correlating, simple past and past participle correlated)
- Either of a pair of things related by a correlation; a correlative