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Table 4 Health domain and Target populations stratified by origin of sponsor

From: Map of biomedical research in Cameroon; a documentary review of approved protocols from 1997 to 2012

Health Domains stratified by origin of sponsor
Health Domain Total (%) Local (%) International (%) p-value
Mother/child/Adolescent 416 (19.3) 377 (21.0) 23 (6.3) <0.001
Fight against Diseases 1323 (61.3) 1084 (60.4) 249 (68.0) 0.01
Health promotion 170(7.9) 128 (7.1) 39 (10.6) 0.02
District Viability 60 (2.8) 45 (2.5) 14 (3.9) 0.13
Health determinants 191 (8.8) 160 (8.9) 41(11.2) 0.17
Total 2160 (100) 1794 366  
Target Populations stratified by origin of sponsor
Target Population Total Local (%) International (%) p-value
Child 342 (16.2) 306 (17.3) 36 (10.1) <0.001
Adolescent 74 (3.5) 60 (3.4) 10 (2.8) 0.57
Women 346 (16.3) 307 (17.4) 39 (10.4) <0.001
Men 21 (1.0) 19 (1.1) 3 (0.9) 0.74
Adults 683 (32.3) 538 (30.5) 152 (43.2) <0.001
All Ages 651 (30.8) 537 (30.4) 114 (32.5) 0.44
Total 2117 (100) 1766 351  
  1. P-value <0.001: strong evidence; <0.05: good evidence