TableĀ 1

Number of RO interviews and response rates across the four regions

RegionROs contacted from 2014 visitsROs contacted from 2015 visitsTotal requests for interviewNo. interviewedNo. from observed visits% response rate
London74119 (including one appraisal lead)382%
South21133421 (including five visiting RO's)562%
East and the Midlands107178 (including one appraisal lead)347%*
  • *One RO was responsible for multiple DBs and the Midlands and East performed their own evaluation for part of this project. RO, responsible officer.