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Table 4 Proportion of debates coded by theme by stakeholder1, 2, 3

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

    2004     2007  
  Research Industry Generic Industry Civil Society Government IPIC Research Industry Generic Industry Civil Society Government
  (n = 3622) (n = 2938) (n = 31610) (n = 19956) (n = 3327) (n = 8785) (n = 4146) (n = 14327) (n = 11330)
Equity          
Aid 41% 25% 17% 13% 0% 29% 12% 25% 29%
List of Countries 1% 0% 7% 11% 0% 0% 0% 0% 6%
List of Medicines 0% 4% 12% 18% 0% 3% 2% 8% 3%
Equal Opportunity to supply 22% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Security          
Drug Affordability 12% 19% 15% 2% 19% 17% 21% 17% 7%
Development 8% 0% 17% 5% 0% 19% 2% 11% 12%
Domestic Economy 0% 4% 0% 0% 0% 1% 4% 0% 0%
Human Rights 0% 0% 4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1%
Innovation 2% 1% 2% 4% 0% 2% 5% 2% 1%
Quality and Safety 3% 9% 1% 5% 4% 2% 4% 3% 10%
Neglected Diseases       0% 0% 1% 0%
Liberty          
Intellectual Property 23% 44% 25% 41% 63% 34% 43% 23% 37%
Developing Country Pressure 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 4% 5% 0%
Right of Refusal 10% 8% 16% 7% 18% 0% 0% 0% 0%
WTO or TRIPS 21% 13% 27% 22% 11% 12% 7% 23% 21%
Efficiency          
Diversion 13% 0% 2% 10% 9% 5% 3% 2% 2%
Litigation 0% 0% 0% 7% 6% 0% 1% 4% 3%
Market Competition 4% 13% 11% 1% 11% 1% 11% 4% 1%
Procurement 15% 6% 4% 2% 5% 5% 3% 10% 3%
Profit and ROI 3% 7% 4% 6% 4% 4% 6% 3% 3%
Eligible Importers 0% 14% 6% 3% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
CAMR Outcomes and Uptake 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 18% 13% 14% 24%
  1. 1 n = total number of words per testimony of stakeholder group. Unit of analysis = stakeholder-testimony.
  2. 2 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.
  3. 3 IPIC stands for the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada.