Table 1. Summary of group level network characteristics.

  Entire HLF E-A K-A V-A
Network data
Total actors 179 60 25 77
Total no. of ties 895 189 73 542
Mean ties per actor 9.28 6.19 6.04 12.74
No. of components 1 1 1 1
Isolated actors 5 1 0 0
Indicators of network cohesion
Largest k-core 8 4 4 8
No. of actors in largest k-core 48 34 16 48
Proportion in 4-core and higher 0.75 0.58 0.64 0.99
Indicators of structural holes
No. of cutpoints 10 7 0 1
No. of blocks 20 11 1 2
Proportion of cutpoints to total points 0.06 0.09 0.00 0.01
Estimated network configuration Coalitional Bridging Complete/ Bonding Complete/ Bonding
Describes homogenous subsets using the least significant difference (LSD) & Tukey test at a >1% level of significance.