Table 1

Typology of websites

TypologyAll websites, %Top 20 results, %Canada, %USA, %
News92 (40.5)13 (52)76 (44.4)70 (40.5)
Commercial56 (24.7)4 (16)40 (23.4)43 (24.9)
Other20 (8.8)1 (4)9 (5.3)18 (10.4)
Magazine19 (8.4)2 (8)16 (9.4)14 (8.1)
Blog15 (6.6)1 (4)13 (7.6)9 (5.2)
Health portal12 (5.3)1 (4)8 (4.7)8 (4.6)
Non-profit organisation4 (1.8)2 (5)3 (1.8)4 (2.3)
Professionals4 (1.8%)02 (1.2)4 (2.3)
Scientific journals3 (1.3)02 (1.2)2 (1.2)
Government or governing body2 (0.9)1 (4)2 (1.2)1 (0.6)