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Table 2 Descriptive analysis of the studies included in the map

From: Adapting evidence-informed population health interventions for new contexts: a scoping review of current practice

  Micro (n = 249) Meso/Macroa (n = 49) Total (n = 298)
Intervention topic area and focus, n (%)
 Health behaviour (risk and protective) 61 (25) 9 (18) 70
 Substance use 17 (7) 14 (29) 31
 Parenting and family-centred 46 (19) 0 (0) 46
 Mental health 48 (19) 9 (18) 57
 Sexual health 44 (18) 5 (10) 49
 Others 33 (13) 12 (25) 45
Study design, n (%)
 Description 130 (52) 18 (37) 148
 Evaluation 85 (34) 20 (41) 105
 Description and evaluation 34 (14) 11 (22) 45
Context of intervention transfer, n (%)
 Transfer to a different target group 156 (63) 30 (61) 186
 Transfer to a new country 55 (22) 12 (25) 67
 Transfer to a new country and a new target group 9 (4) 0 (0) 9
 Change in the mode of delivery 20 (8) 3 (6) 23
 Larger-scale implementation 9 (4) 4 (8) 13
Use of adaptation guidance, n (%)
 Yes 70 (28) 11 (22) 81
 No 179 (72) 38 (78) 217
  1. We found only one paper targeting a macro-level intervention and therefore report this together with meso-level interventions