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Table 2 Data sources for each service system

From: Contracting as a bridging factor linking outer and inner contexts during EBP implementation and sustainment: a prospective study across multiple U.S. public sector service systems

Service system Date range of collected data # of organizations Contracting documents Qualitative data
# of documents # of pages Individual interviews Small group interviews Focus groups
State 2005–2016 3 21 606 19 6 0
County 1 2008–2018 4 17 1759 20 1 0
County 2 2009–2018 3 13 242 7 1 1
County 3 2011–2018 1 18 274 4 2 1
County 4 2011–2018 2 12 161 9 0 0
County 5 2010–2018 2 15 419 5 1 0
County 6 2009––2018 1 12 403 6 0 0
County 7 2012–2018 1 5 275 3 1 1
Total   17 113 4,139 73 12 3