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Table 5 Proportion of debates coded by theme by political party (MPs) 1,2

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

  2004 2007
  Liberals Conservatives Bloc Quebecois NDP Liberals Conservatives Bloc Quebecois NDP Independent
  (n = 25593) (n = 7864) (n = 5467) (n = 8159) (n = 5474) (n = 4935) (n = 2013) (n = 3168) (n = 1352)
Equity          
Aid 3% 8% 6% 6% 33% 11% 22% 2% 9%
List of Countries 18% 14% 10% 11% 1% 2% 0% 3% 0%
List of Medicines 12% 14% 8% 16% 0% 7% 19% 4% 0%
Equal Opportunity to supply 2% 0% 6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Security          
Drug Affordability 6% 1% 0% 7% 11% 2% 10% 6% 0%
Development 2% 5% 4% 4% 6% 9% 24% 7% 24%
Domestic Economy 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Human Rights 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Innovation 2% 3% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 4%
Quality and Safety 1% 1% 0% 2% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0%
Liberty          
Intellectual Property 36% 22% 20% 25% 17% 29% 20% 11% 7%
Developing Country Pressure 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 4% 0%
Right of Refusal 10% 9% 2% 8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
WTO or TRIPS 15% 5% 8% 10% 11% 2% 6% 4% 20%
Efficiency          
Diversion 7% 5% 14% 1% 1% 0% 10% 0% 14%
Litigation 1% 4% 7% 2% 1% 3% 0% 0% 0%
Market Competition 4% 0% 0% 0% 3% 5% 0% 0% 0%
Procurement 1% 3% 1% 4% 8% 0% 5% 0% 3%
Profit and ROI 7% 0% 0% 3% 5% 6% 2% 4% 0%
Eligible Importers 3% 4% 11% 3% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
CAMR Outcomes and Uptake 0% 0% 0% 0% 21% 16% 33% 49% 41%
  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.