TableĀ 3

Number of RO interviews in each region. Interviews resulted from requests based on the 2014 and 2015 visits, plus requests made during observations of visits as part of the current study

RegionNo. in response to requests based on 2014 and 2015 visits (response rate)No. from observed visitsTotal
North11 (85%)516
Midlands and East8 including one appraisal lead (47%*)311
London9 including one appraisal lead (82%)312
South21 including five visiting RO's (62%)526
Total49 (69%)1665
  • *One RO was responsible for multiple designated bodies (DBs) and the Midlands and East performed their own evaluation for part of this project.

  • RO, responsible officer.