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Table 4 Beneficiaries/Issues According to Topic

From: Health policy and systems research agendas in developing countries

  Beneficiaries or Issues   
Topic Elderly Children Community Primary Hospital Urban Rural Equity Gender Indigenous peoples/traditional medicine Public private mix TOTAL
  A B A B A B A B A B A B A B A B A B A B A B n = B
Accessibility    2 3 10 7 7 7 10 8 7 12 19 20 17 14 19 17 2 11 7 7 42 10
Community participation 9 20 4 3 43 19 13 7    13 12 4 3    13 7      23 6
costing & cost effectiveness    13 3 13 2    38 6 13 4 13 3 13 2        8 2
Decentralisation/local health systems    13 5 27 7 7 2    13 8 27 10 7 2 7 2      15 4
Disease burden 15 50 21 19 3 2 3 2 6 4 12 15 9 8 6 4 24 17 3 11    34 8
Economic policy and health 14 10 43 8            14 2 29 4      7 2
Equity 6 10    6 2          78 28    11 22    18 4
Financing      39 17      4 4 9 5 39 18 4 2    4 2 23 6
Human resources      29 9 35 15 6 2 6 4 18 8      6 11    17 4
Inform. Educ. & Communication    21 8    7 2 7 2 14 8 14 5    36 11      14 3
Information systems      25 4 38 7 13 2    13 3 13 2        8 2
Insurance      44 13      13 8 19 8 13 4    6 11 6 2 16 4
Management & Organization    2 3 9 7 9 10 49 48 2 4 11 13 2 2 4 4    13 14 47 12
Pharmaceutical policy & Mgmnt.        17 5 33 8    8 3 25 6 8 2 8 11    12 3
Policy process      50 6      17 4    33 4        6 1
Programme evaluation 2 10 22 24 2 2 17 17 5 4 12 19 2 3 2 2 2 2    32 30 41 10
Quality      7 2 20 7 47 15    7 3    13 4    7 2 15 4
Research to evidence        33 2        33 2      33 2 3 1
Sector Analysis    11 11    11 10      8 8 11 8 8 7 3 11 47 40 36 9
None    26 14 5 2 11 5      5 3    47 20 5 11   0 19 5
n   10   37   54   41   48   26   40   50   46   9   43 404 100
% 2 100 9 100 13 100 10 100 12 100 6 100 10 100 12 100 11 100 2 100 11 100   
  1. A = % across the row ; B = % down the column