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Table 1 Sample size for key informant interviews and focused group discussions

From: Process evaluation of E-learning in continuing medical education: evidence from the China-Gates Foundation Tuberculosis Control Program

  Project management personnel Trainers Doctors Public health physicians Primary care workers
Key informant interviews (number of participants, total n = 17)
 National level: China CDC NA 2 NA NA NA
 Ningxia: Yinchuan (Capital) 1 NA NA 1 NA
 Jilin: Changchun (Capital) 2 3 NA 1 NA
 Zhejiang: Hangzhou (Capital) 3 1 NA 1 NA
 Zhuji (County-level) NA NA 1 NA 1
FGDs (number of groups, number of participants in bracket, total n = 14)
 National level: China CDC 1 (4) NA NA NA NA
 Ningxia: Yinchuan (Capital) NA NA 1 (6) NA NA
 Zhongwei (City-level) NA NA 1 (11) NA
 Zhongning (County-level) NA NA 1 (4) 1 (2)
 Jilin: Changchun (Capital) NA NA 1 (6) NA NA
 Jilin (City-level) NA NA 1 (4) 1 (3) NA
 Shulan (County-level) NA NA 1 (2) 1 (2) NA
 Zhejiang: Hangzhou (Capital) NA NA 1 (5) NA NA
 Shaoxing (City-level) NA NA 1 (5) 1 (5) NA
 Zhuji (County-level) NA NA NA 1 (2) NA
  1. CDC Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, NA not available
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