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Table 3 Social network metrics

From: Financing of physical rehabilitation services in Iran: a stakeholder and social network analysis

Stakeholders Degree centrality Closeness centrality Betweenness centrality Eigenvector centrality Hub PageRank
Ministry of Health and Medical Education 21 0.87 46.74 1.00 0.38 0.074
Parliament 18 0.80 23.24 0.92 0.36 0.065
Welfare Organization 15 0.77 12.69 0.78 0.30 0.061
Public 11 0.67 3.97 0.61 0.24 0.046
Red Crescent 11 0.67 4.75 0.62 0.24 0.046
Juridical system 10 0.61 1.68 0.53 0.19 0.034
Elites 10 0.65 5.09 0.56 0.22 0.042
Planning and Budget Organization 10 0.63 6.75 0.57 0.22 0.039
Providers 10 0.65 7.20 0.50 0.19 0.044
Medical universities 10 0.61 4.99 0.36 0.12 0.039
Scientific associations 9 0.63 7.64 0.44 0.17 0.041
Applicants 9 0.61 1.53 0.49 0.19 0.040
WHO 9 0.61 0.99 0.57 0.22 0.034
UN 8 0.61 0.99 0.49 0.19 0.033
Non-governmental organizations 8 0.61 0.74 0.49 0.19 0.035
Mass media 7 0.58 1.32 0.39 0.15 0.032
Foundation of Martyrs and Veterans Affairs 7 0.58 2.01 0.37 0.14 0.031
Governmental insurers 6 0.58 1.87 0.35 0.13 0.028
EMRO 6 0.56 0.00 0.41 0.16 0.023
Private insurers 5 0.56 1.27 0.27 0.10 0.025
Research centers 4 0.55 0.20 0.22 0.08 0.020
Physicians 4 0.51 0.25 0.18 0.07 0.022