Table 3

Characteristics of survey respondents for two Delphi rounds (n; %)

Delphi round 1
No of participants
Delphi round 2
No of participants
Stakeholders58; 10058; 100
Researcher35; 6037; 63
Employee10; 1710; 17
Occupational health professional4; 74; 7
Employer1; 21; 2
Policy maker5; 93; 5
Non-completers3; 53; 5
Location of residence
 Europe31; 5330; 52
 North America17; 3117; 29
 Australia3; 54; 7
 Asia3; 53; 5
 South America1; 21; 2
  • In total 58 participants registered as participants in the DelphiManager. Each participant belonged to one stakeholder group. In every round, three participants did not complete the voting.