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Table 3 Resources

From: Health Research Profile to assess the capacity of low and middle income countries for equity-oriented research

Function Elements & Related indicators Asia CEE Africa Latin America
  Korea Thai B'desh Hung Lithu. Kazak. Mauri. Namib Uganda Chile Ecuad Nicar.
10. Total amount spent on health research (000,000s USD). 140.3 2.3 2.3 24.9 22.5 2.4 N/A N/A N/A 10.7 2.2 N/A
11. Proportion spent on priorities. %. N/A N/A N/A 60% N LOW N/A N/A N/A N N/A N/A
12. Number of researchers per 10 000 capita 4.4 1.77 0.042 1.54 3.6 2.1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
13. Number of research institutions N/A 28 20 20 8 14 N/A N/A N/A 4 N/A N/A
14. Influences in funding. N/A N/A FORGN GOV N/A Rs FORGN FORGN N/A GOV FORGN FORGN
15. Who decides funding? GOV GOV GOV FORGN GOV GOV GOV Rs FORGN FORGN Rs FORGN FORGN
16. Agency for management/coordination? N/A Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y Y N/A
17. Quality assurance system? Fin-ancing Fin-ancing N Peer-review Peer-review Fin-ancing Fin-ancing Fin-ancing N Peer-review N/A Peer-review
18. Source of funding %internal vs. %external. N/A INT 95 EXT 5 INT 34 EXT 66 INT 94 EXT 6 INT 90 EXT 10 N/A INT 1 EXT 99 INT 3 EXT 97 N/A < EXT < EXT < EXT
19. Who decides national health research financing? GOV GOV GOV FORGN GOV GOV GOV Rs FORGN FORGN Rs FORGN FORGN
  1. CEE: Central and Eastern Europe; Thai: Thailand, B'desh: Bangladesh, Hung: Hungary, Lithu: Lithuania, Kazak: Kazakhstan, Mauri: Mauritius, Namib: Namibia, Ecuad: Ecuador, Nicar: Nicaragua, GOV: Government, FORGN: foreign funding, PLCY: Policy, AGDA: Agenda, INT: Internal funding, EXT: external funding, Rs: researchers