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Table 2 Detailed descriptive statistics of dependent and independent variables adopted in the empirical analysis

From: The private healthcare market and the sustainability of an innovative community nurses programme based on social entrepreneurship - CoNSENSo project

Variables Obs. Mean Std. Dev. Min Max
Number of falls with hip fracture 524 2.954 4.756 0.000 36.000
Altitude of the town 524 626.687 294.789 184.000 2035.000
Number of elderly residents 524 366.368 568.381 5.000 4772.000
Density of elderly residents 524 23.276 35.127 0.287 285.089
Total contribution on tax income 524 105,676.900 214,624.300 0.000 1,663,684.000
Number of coffee bars 524 2.926 5.909 0.000 70.000
Number of private physiotherapists 524 1.187 2.846 0.000 31.000
Number of private psychologists 524 0.368 1.122 0.000 10.000
Number of private dental practitioners 524 0.740 2.312 0.000 29.000
Percentage of divorced elderly residents 524 0.026 0.019 0.000 0.143
Percentage of widowed elderly residents 524 0.308 0.065 0.000 0.800
Percentage of married elderly residents 524 0.564 0.078 0.200 0.792
Percentage of unmarried elderly residents 524 0.102 0.051 0.000 0.375
  1. Data source: Italian National Institute of Statistics, Ministry of Economy and Finance, Chamber of Commerce and Piedmont Region