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Table 4 Characteristics of the social networks of the three sites

From: Networks to strengthen community social capital for suicide prevention in regional Australia: the LifeSpan suicide prevention initiative

Network metric Site Alpha Site Beta Site Gamma
Density of collaboration network 0.05 0.10 0.10
Number of respondents reporting their ties 26 46 12
Number of people shown in the network 107 61 85
Number of ties reported (total) 536 438 108
Number of new ties to people they did not know pre-network (%) 380 (71%) 307 (70%) 51 (47%)
Number of people nominated from outside our list of identified collaborators 4 4 10
Average degree 5.2 4.9 3.3