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Table 4 Mediation regression: OLS regression of economic disadvantage (20 regions)

From: Determinants of health disparities between Italian regions

Dependent variable: Economic disadvantage Coefficient CI 95%
Poor living conditions 0.46 (-0.12, 1.03)
Satisfaction with healthcare -0.10 (-0.33, 1.30)
Capital intensity in healthcare1 -0.21 (-0.73, 0.30)
Share of private healthcare expenditure -0.12 (-0.23, -0.01)
Social isolation -0.22 (-2.02, 1.58)
Obesity rate 1.13 (-0.22, 2.47)
Adjusted R 2 = 0.64   
  1. 1: Number of medical equipment machines per 10,000 residents