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Table 2 Structural measures of the Prime Minister (PM) and the main Opposition Leader (OL) during the different cabinets

From: When face-tracking meets social networks: a story of politics in news videos

   Betweenness Degree Closeness Coverage
Koizumi1 PM 0.172 (1) 25 (1) 0.026 (1) 346 (1)
  OL 0.067 (2) 18 (2) 0.019 (4) 44 (5)
Koizumi2 PM 0.079 (1) 10 (2) 0.048 (1) 118 (1)
  OL 0.051 (2) 11 (1) 0.042 (2) 42 (3)
Koizumi3 PM 0.065 (3) 10 (2) 0.048 (2) 46 (3)
  OL 0.073 (2) 10 (2) 0.043 (3) 36 (4)
  Abe 0.085 (1) 11 (1) 0.050 (1) 48 (2)
Abe1 PM 0.164 (1) 24 (1) 0.033 (1) 150 (1)
  OL 0.011 (4) 10 (3) 0.022 (3) 24 (2)
Fukuda PM 0.202 (1) 20 (1) 0.030 (1) 75 (1)
  OL 0.008 (8) 10 (2) 0.022 (3) 63 (2)
Aso PM 0.176 (1) 26 (2) 0.024 (1) 119 (1)
  OL 0.087 (2) 28 (1) 0.020 (2) 88 (2)
Hatoyama PM 0.099 (1) 22 (1) 0.032 (1) 213 (1)
  OL 0.035 (2) 17 (2) 0.027 (3) 30 (4)
Kan PM 0.090 (1) 22 (1) 0.029 (1) 150 (1)
  OL 0.003 (12) 11 (6) 0.021 (7) 16 (8)
Noda PM 0.080 (1) 19 (1) 0.050 (1) 230 (1)
  OL 0.027 (2) 17 (2) 0.040 (2) 56 (2)
  1. Coverage is measured in number of news segments