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Table 4 Standard multiple regression for the administrator group, based on variables measured in the youth centre study on knowledge translation

From: Comparison of determinants of research knowledge utilization by practitioners and administrators in the field of child and family social services

Variables Utilization (DV) B β sr2(unique)
Attitudes towards collaboration with researchers 0.05 0.03 0.03 0.03
Collaboration in research development 0.34*** 0.38 0.44*** 0.41
Organizational context 0.01 0.05 0.05 0.04
Efforts to acquire knowledge 0.05 0.08 0.09 0.09
Perceived costs -0.06 -0.14 -0.16 -0.15
Expectations of research -0.02 -0.06 -0.06 -0.06
Dissemination efforts by researchers 0.28** 0.30 0.36*** 0.34
Use of means of communication -0.02 -0.03 -0.03 -0.03
Usefulness of knowledge 0.35*** 0.35 0.43*** 0.41
  Intercept = 0.719   
     R2 = 0.42
     adjusted R2 = 0.35
     R = 0.65 ***
  1. *p ≤ 0.05
  2. **p ≤ 0.01
  3. ***p ≤ 0.001