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Table 3 Summary of breastfeeding stakeholder networks in Ghana, by linkages

From: Analysis of stakeholder networks for breastfeeding policies and programs in Ghana

Network Number of links Number of actors Greatest Betweenness Centrality Greatest Out-Degree Centrality Greatest In-Degree Centrality
Advocacy 28 19 GINAN (3.0) MD (9) MOH (6)
Command 14 12 MOH (19.0) MOH (7) GHS (3)
Dissemination 85 34 MD (232.9) MD (16) CL (13)
Funding 49 29 GHS (86.5) DP (9) GHS (10)
Technical Assistance 85 41 GHS (298.1) UNICEF (10) GHS (13)
  1. Abbreviations: Community leaders (CL); Development partners (DP); Ghana Health Service (GHS); Ghana Infant Nutrition Action Network (GINAN); Ministry of Health (MOH); Media (MD); United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)