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Table 3 Explanatory variables

From: An impact of economic slowdown on health. New evidence from 21 European countries

Variable Abbreviation Unit
Gross Domestic Product LOG_GDP The logarithm of GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2017 international $)
Social benefits SOC_BEN % of GDP
Total Investment TOT_INV % of GDP
Unemployment UNEMP % of the labour force
General Government Balance GOV_BAL % of GDP
Current Health Expenditure CHE % of GDP
Hospital beds BEDS The number per 100.000 population