Table 1

Response Rates by Region and Country, Medical Global Health Professions Student Survey, 2005-2008

Country

(Site)

Year

School Response Rate (%)

Class Response Rate (%)

Student Response Rate (%)

Overall Response Rate (%)

Number of 3rd Year Students


AFRICAN REGION (AFR)


Algeria

2007

100.0

100.0

78.0

78.0

1,088


Kenya

2008

100.0

100.0

73.0

73.0

227


Niger

2008

80.0

100.0

77.7

62.1

754


Uganda

2005

100.0

100.0

85.3

85.3

154


EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGION (EMR)


Egypt*

2005

100.0

100.0

93.9

93.9

1,770


Gaza Strip/West Bank

2007

100.0

100.0

92.3

92.3

81


Iran

2007

90.2

100.0

50.8

45.9

1,065


Iraq

2005

100.0

100.0

81.3

81.3

247


Lebanon

2006

100.0

100.0

70.0

70.0

254


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

2006

90.0

100.0

77.9

70.1

1,488


Saudi Arabia

2006

100.0

100.0

62.6

62.6

481


Sudan

2007

100.0

100.0

64.5

64.5

591


Syrian Arab Republic

2006

100.0

100.0

90.7

90.7

1,170


Tunisia

2007

100.0

100.0

68.2

68.2

686


EUROPEAN REGION (EUR)


Albania

2005

100.0

100.0

93.2

93.2

136


Armenia

2006

100.0

100.0

90.0

90.0

177


Bosnia & Herzegovina

2006

100.0

100.0

94.4

94.4

421


Croatia

2005

100.0

100.0

98.5

98.5

395


Czech Republic

2006

100.0

100.0

94.7

94.7

690


Kyrgyzstan

2008

100.0

100.0

92.7

92.7

112


Lithuania

2006

100.0

100.0

64.6

64.6

221


Russian Federation

2006

77.8

100.0

100.0

77.8

1,797


Serbia

2006

100.0

100.0

81.6

81.6

775


Slovakia

2006

100.0

100.0

91.9

91.9

378


Slovenia

2007

100.0

100.0

69.9

69.9

142


REGION OF THE AMERICAS (AMR)


Argentina

2005

100.0

100.0

85.9

85.9

306


Bolivia*

2006

100.0

100.0

97.1

97.1

2,380


Brazil (Rio de Janeiro)

2006

100.0

100.0

78.5

78.5

761


Chile

2008

95.7

100.0

82.8

79.2

1,075


Costa Rica

2006

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

279


Cuba (Havana)

2008

100.0

100.0

80.2

80.2

477


Guatemala

2008

100.0

100.0

72.3

72.3

351


Jamaica

2008

100.0

100.0

65.5

65.5

107


Mexico*

2006

93.3

100.0

83.4

77.8

2,226


Panama

2008

100.0

100.0

85.7

85.7

285


Paraguay

2008

100.0

100.0

89.1

89.1

396


Peru*

2006

94.4

100.0

97.4

92.0

1,373


Uruguay

2008

100.0

100.0

98.1

98.1

346


SOUTH-EAST ASIA REGION (SEAR)


Bangladesh*

2006

100.0

100.0

77.0

77.0

777


India*

2005

86.7

100.0

89.1

77.2

1,176


Indonesia*

2006

100.0

100.0

77.4

77.4

1,580


Myanmar

2006

100.0

100.0

87.5

87.5

1,430


Nepal*

2005

83.3

100.0

74.9

62.5

327


Sri Lanka

2006

100.0

100.0

78.0

78.0

617


Thailand

2006

100.0

100.0

63.8

63.8

781


WESTERN PACIFIC REGION (WPR)


Cambodia

2005

100.0

100.0

65.3

65.3

111


South Korea*

2006

82.4

100.0

53.3

43.9

741


Viet Nam

2007

100.0

100.0

88.9

88.9

1,423


* sample of medical schools probability proportional to size

Warren et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:72   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-72

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