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Table 2 Description of the units

From: Evidence-informed health policy 2 – Survey of organizations that support the use of research evidence

Characteristics Organizations producing CPGs (n = 31) Organizations producing HTAs (n = 19) Organizations producing CPGs and HTAs (n = 45) Organizations supporting government policymaking (n = 57) All (n = 152)
Source from which units identified
GIN 13 0 13 3 29
INAHTA 1 17 7 1 26
INCLEN 5 0 5 4 14
Personal contacts 11 2 20 49 82
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Economic classification of the countries in which they units are based
Low-income 0 0 2 6 8
Lower-middle income 8 1 9 18 36
Upper-middle income 3 0 5 11 19
High income 20 18 27 20 85
Region in which they units are based
Africa 1 0 1 5 7
Asia 4 1 9 18 32
Australia and New Zealand 1 2 4 2 9
Eastern Europe 0 0 1 0 1
Western Europe 13 12 15 9 49
Latin America and the Caribbean 6 0 6 9 21
Middle East 0 1 0 3 4
North America 6 3 8 8 25
International 0 0 1 2 3