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Table 4 Topical bias

From: Women through the glass ceiling: gender asymmetries in Wikipedia

  Family Gender Relationship Other
0-1900     
Men 0.5 1.5 0 98
Women 5.0 7 3 85
1900-present     
Men 0.5 2.5 0 97
Women 3 4.5 2 90.5
  1. Proportion of the 200 words most strongly associated with each gender, according to PMI, that fall into each category, separated by pre- and post-1900 birth dates of biographies. Women tend to have more words related to family, gender and relationships than men. However, the distributions are significantly different only pre-1900 (\(\chi^{2} = 14.33\), p<0.01); the chi-square test is not significant on the post-1900 dataset (\(\chi ^{2} = 5.43\), p = 0.14).