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Table 2 Proportion of debates coded by policy goal1, 2, 3

From: The politics behind the implementation of the WTO Paragraph 6 Decision in Canada to increase global drug access

  Equity Security Liberty Efficiency
  n % n % n % n %
2004 37187 34 20642 19 51497 47 24921 23
2007 15964 29 15213 27 20777 37 19421 35
  1. 1 For 2004 debates, the denominator = 108536 words (i.e. total number of words in ALL 2004 debates)
  2. 2 For 2007 debates, the denominator = 55530 words (i.e. total number of words in ALL 2007 debates)
  3. 3 These percentages aggregate all stakeholders and political parties. Percentages represent proportion of text where specified themes were found. Paragraphs often made reference to more than one concept; therefore paragraphs were often coded for multiple themes.