Table 1

‚ÄÉComparison of research ethics boards included in the study with those excluded and non-responders by geographic location (province)

ProvinceResponded to surveyDid not respond to survey or (did not meet inclusion criteria*)
*Inclusion criteria: members of Canadian Association of Research Ethics Boards belonging to a verifiable English speaking university based research ethics board.
Alberta21 (2)
British Columbia21 (1)
Manitoba31 (0)
New Brunswick10 (0)
Newfoundland10 (0)
Nova Scotia33 (1)
Ontario106 (5)
Prince Edward Island01 (0)
Quebec01 (3)
Saskatchewan02 (0)