—In this paper take a focus on the linkages between
trust and social networks. The main purpose of this article is
recognition of present status of social trust, concerning social
network of men and women. This research has been done
through survey method in Iran in 2011. Men and women over
18 mostly residents of Esfahan form the statistical community
of this research. The results of multi regressive analysis show
that the variables in the equation including effective social
trust, network supportive, education and kind of job with other
variables has the most effect on social trust and is kept in the
equation. There is a significant difference between gender and
—Social trust, social capital, social network,
gender, network supportive.
Mojdeh Kiani is with Department of Social Science, Payame Noor
university, Tehran, Iran (e-mail: email@example.com).
Cite:Mojdeh Kiani, "Social Trust and Social Network in Iran," International Journal of Trade, Economics and Finance vol.3, no.6, pp. 458-463, 2012.