Table 3 Comparison of interests of those Tweeting about “Chemtrails” vs. all Twitter (June 2016–17)

From: Solar geoengineering and the chemtrails conspiracy on social media

Interest “Chemtrails” All Twitter Ratio
Climate 1.5% 0.0% 1000
Monsanto 5.8% 0.0% 236
British national party 2.7% 0.0% 215
Ron Paul 4.3% 0.0% 166
Alex Jones 3.2% 0.0% 162
Libertarian 2.7% 0.0% 130
Seaworld 1.4% 0.0% 119
Conspiracy theory 2.0% 0.0% 82
Information security 2.2% 0.0% 78
Msnbc 6.3% 0.1% 76
Blogging 3.9% 0.1% 67
Wikileaks 3.7% 0.1% 53
Fox News 3.0% 0.1% 43
Interior design 1.5% 0.0% 43
Talk radio 1.7% 0.0% 38
Climate change 2.8% 0.1% 35
Sustainability 3.7% 0.1% 35
Liberty 10.4% 0.3% 33
Affordable care act 10.2% 0.3% 33
Tea party 2.4% 0.1% 27
Occupy wall street 1.5% 0.1% 25
Politico 6.0% 0.3% 23
Israel 4.5% 0.2% 21
Benghazi 4.4% 0.2% 20
Republican party 3.0% 0.2% 20