Skip to main content

Table 2 Reporting of equity considerations in health-equity-relevant randomized trials

From: Reporting of health equity considerations in cluster and individually randomized trials

 Cluster RCTs
N = 100
Individual RCTs
N = 100
Total
N = 200
(%)(%)N (%)
Studies with any subgroup analysis across PROGRESS characteristics254974 (37)
Primary reported subgroup analysis across PROGRESS characteristics:
 Place of residence325 (3)
 Race/ethnicity/culture51318 (9)
 Occupation011 (0.5)
 Gender/sex132437 (19)
 Education134 (2)
 Socioeconomic status358 (4)
 Social capital011 (0.5)
PROGRESS characteristics adjusted for in analysis:
 Place of residence7310 (5)
 Race/ethnicity/culture111829 (15)
 Occupation156 (3)
 Gender/sex172946 (23)
 Religion123 (2)
 Education141529 (15)
 Socioeconomic status111425 (13)
 Social capital022 (1)
 Applicability/generalizability/external validity discussed across any PROGRESS characteristic6873141 (71)
 Studies that had conducted a subgroup analysis and discussed equity with regards to the applicability of the evidence183351 (26)