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Table 12 Regression on social support with fear

From: The ripple of fear, sympathy and solidarity during the Boston bombings

  Full (#bostonstrong) Full (#prayforboston)
Tweets −0.032 (0.198) 0.990 ( 0.114 )
Geo 0.095 (0.064) −0.051 (0.054)
Social 0.281 (0.181) 0.050 (0.116)
Visit 0.600 ( 0.250 ) 0.315 (0.166)
Fear 0.343 ( 0.164 ) 0.080 (0.113)
Pseudo R 2 0.889 0.718
Os. R 2 0.492 0.378
  1. The standardized coefficients, standard errors (in parentheses), pseudo R 2 and out-of-sample R 2 for the full models for predicting #bostonstrong and #prayforboston. The ‘fear’ variable has significantly positive association with #bostonstrong but not #prayforboston.