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Table 1 Analysis of 90 proposals submitted to the social incubator

From: Development of a novel social incubator for health promoting initiatives in a disadvantaged region

 Submitted proposals
n = 90
Selected proposals
n = 13
Primary focus of the project
 Lifestyle21 (23%)1
 Well-being/mental health16 (18%)3
 Mental illness12 (13%)4
 Disability11 (12%)2
 Preventive medicine (screening, child injury prevention, infectious diseases)9 (10%)2
 Chronic illness (including cancer)6 (7%)
 Sexual abuse and violence6 (7%)
 Health services quality improvement6 (7%)
 Environmental issues3 (3%)1
Ethnicity of target population
 Jewish33 (37%)5
 Arab25 (28%)3
 Haredi3 (3%)1
 Mixed Jewish Arab29 (32%)4
Submitting organisationa
 NGO56 (59%)6
 Local municipality14 (15%)5
 Hospital11 (11%)1
 University6 (6%)
 Private initiatives5 (5%)
 HMO2 (2%)
 School2 (2%)1
Proximity to the medical schoola
 Local to Safed23 (24%)8
 Within 30 km radius of Safed6 (6%)1
 More than 30 km radius of Safed67 (70%)5
  1. aTotal > 90 as some projects were submitted by 2 collaborating organisations