I do not know if this has been asked before, but I do not found anything about it. My question is if anyone can provide a good reference to learn how to obtain the proportion of variance explained by each one of the fixed and random factors in a mixed-effects model.
I can provide some references:
Xu, R. (2003). Measuring explained variation in linear mixed effects models. Statistics in Medicine, 22, 3527-3541. DOI:10.1002/sim.1572
Edwards, L. J., Muller, K. E., Wolfinger, R. D., Qaqish, B. F., & Schabenberger, O. (2008). An $R^2$ statistic for fixed effects in the linear mixed model. Statistics in Medicine, 27, 6137-6157. DOI:10.1002/sim.3429
Hössjer, O. (2008). On the coefficient of determination for mixed regression models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 138, 3022-3038. DOI:10.1016/j.jspi.2007.11.010
Here is some more discussion on the topic: https://stat.ethz.ch/pipermail/r-sig-mixed-models/2010q1/003363.html