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Research Article

Large-Scale Social Media Analysis Reveals Emotions Associated with Nonmedical Prescription Drug Use

Table 2

Comparison of emotional differences between users from the NMPDU and control groups.

EmotionsMedian: NMPDU groupMedian: (control group)Different (NMPDU versus control)
Mann–Whitney test results
value ()Effect sizes ()

Positive0.5340.696<0.0010.40
Trust0.3260.393<0.0010.28
Anticipation0.2980.396<0.0010.44
Fear0.2180.176<0.0010.31
Anger0.2340.148<0.0010.56
Negative0.4580.337<0.0010.45
Sadness0.2150.169<0.0010.36
Joy0.2840.368<0.0010.38
Surprise0.1450.190<0.0010.39
Disgust0.1960.113<0.0010.60

Size effects (): Small difference (). Moderate difference (). Large difference (). Very large difference () [53].