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Table 1 Lognormal fit parameters to observed data

From: Lognormal distributions of user post lengths in Internet discussions - a consequence of the Weber-Fechner law?

  Number of messages μ σ Mode Median Mean
BBC, all messages 2,457,586 5.417 1.145 61 225 434
BBC, first messages 97,453 5.892 0.964 143 362 576
BBC, quotes 1,123,650 4.91 0.86 65 136 196
BBC, messages with quotes (best fit lognormal distribution is shifted by 189.6 bytes) 878,382 6.045 0.839 209 422 601
Poland, all messages 19,738 5.08 0.97 63 160 257
MySpace, all messages 18,874 4.278 1.042 24 72 124
YouTube, all messages 38,628 4.056 1.086 18 58 104
BBC, all messages, words 2,457,586 3.906 1.260 10.2 49.7 109.9
Poland, all messages, words 19,738 3.187 0.978 9.3 24.2 39.1
  1. Best fit parameters of lognormal distributions and their characteristic measures for the analysed data. Except for the last two rows, the values are in bytes (characters).