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Table 4 Logistic regression results for retweeting news

From: Sharing political news: the balancing act of intimacy and socialization in selective exposure

Predictive variables Original Revised
Gratification   
F1 numexposures 0.93 0.93
F2 topic-interesting-me −0.09 -
Selective exposure   
F3 political −0.80 −0.89
F4 leaning-matched-me 0.72 0.91
Socialization   
F5 topic-interesting-followers 0.57 0.49
F6 leaning-matched-followers −0.14 -
Trust and intimacy   
F7 fromfriend −2.09 −1.47
F8 mutualfriend 0.13 -
F9 difference-in-followers 0.05 -
F10 sharedfollowers −0.00 -
F11 sharedfollowees −0.00 -
F12 sharedleaning −0.37 −0.38
F13 politicsfromfriend 0.31 0.35
  1. Both models pass the goodness-of-fit tests: Original ( χ 2 =11.1629, p = 0.45) and Revised ( χ 2 =13.2977, p = 0.39). Signif. codes: 0 () 0.001 () 0.01 () 0.05 (.).