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Table 7 Importance of various sources of health research funding

From: Status of national health research systems in ten countries of the WHO African Region

Sources of funding for health research Rating by countries on a scale of 1 (very important) to 6 (least important)
  1 2 3 4 5 6
Government tax revenues 0 0 3 0 2 1
Private sector companies 2 0 0 2 1 0
Multilateral and bilateral donor funding 3 1 0 0 1 1
Local NGOs 0 1 3 1 1 0
International NGOs 1 2 0 1 0 1