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Table 1 Characteristics of articles

From: Reporting on the opioid crisis (2000–2018): role of The Globe and Mail, a Canadian English-language newspaper in influencing public opinion

Location of article # of articles (% of totala) Article type # of articles (% of total)
Banner headline 80 (12.3%) Human interest stories 50 (7.8%)
Front page other section 137 (21.1%) News report 469 (72.1%)
Front section (but NOT front page) 322 (49.5%) Opinion/editorial 121 (18.6%)
Not front page or front section 111 (17.1%) Other (statistics, exposés etc.) 10 (1.5%)
  1. aNote that some articles did not have a location/page listed
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