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ANNEX A – Response Rates by Participant Group

 

Client Survey Response Rates
  Number Contacted Number Reached* Number completing survey % Response Rate
Client Surveys:
Funded Project Proponents 99 81 59 73%
Participants 45 44 23 52%
Proponents Applying But Not Receiving Funding from WD 65 51 19 37%
Total 209 176 101 57%

*Contacts were unavailable for reasons such as invalid contact information or the contact was no longer with the organization

 

Key Informant Population and Sample Summary Table
  Number Contacted Number Completing Interviews % Response Rate
Key Informant Interviews:
WD Representatives** 28 16 57%
Funding Partner Organizations 34 10 29%
Funded Project Proponents 14 12 86%
Proponents Applying But Not Receiving Funding from WD 9 8 89%
Other Government and Community Organizations 39 18 46%
Other Stakeholders and Experts 36 10 28%
Total 160 74 46%

**The number of targeted WD Representatives was reduced after the initial group was contacted so there was less follow-up for this group.

 

Focus Group Response Rates
  Number Contacted Number participating % Response Rate
Focus Group Participants
WD Representatives 8 7 88%
Other 40 21 53%
Total 48 28 58%