Research Article

An Analysis of Canadian Institute for Health Research Funding for Research on Autism Spectrum Disorder

Table 2

Distribution by research theme of all grants and all ASD-related grants awarded by CIHR from 1991 to 2013.

Research themePercentage of number of ASD-related grants fundedPercentage of dollar value of ASD-related grants givenPercentage of dollar value of all CIHR grants given

Not applicable or not specified12%3%21%
Health systems/services10%7%5%
Social/cultural/environmental/population health8%3%8%