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Table 3 Small-world property of the components

From: Revealing the component structure of the world air transportation network

  C C rand L L rand
North and Central America-Caribbean 0.491 0.0185 2.88 2.892
Europe 0.462 0.044 2.58 2.348
East and Southeast Asia 0.511 0.028 2.89 2.687
Africa-Middle East-Southern Asia 0.504 0.0187 3.25 3.178
Oceania 0.481 0.010 3.5 4.039
South America 0.359 0.015 3.15 3.528
Russia-Central Asia-Transcaucasia 0.495 0.069 2.23 2.531
Large global component 0.11 0.014 3.28 3.13
World air transportation network 0.46 0.005 3.86 3.45
  1. C and \(C_{rand}\) are respectively the clustering coefficients of the local components and the random network with same number of nodes and links. L and \(L_{rand}\) are respectively the average shortest path length of the components and their corresponding random network