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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of variables

From: Health care expenditure and health outcome nexus: new evidence from the SAARC-ASEAN region

  LIF DEA MOR GDP THE PRI PUB SAN
Bangladesh
 Mean 67.37 6.43 53.57 509.00 2.73 94.83 7.87 50.06
 Std. Dev. 2.98 0.89 15.29 121.80 0.30 2.25 0.96 6.13
Bhutan
 Mean 63.85 7.79 48.37 1343.95 5.59 98.07 12.26 37.89
 Std. Dev. 4.26 1.55 14.93 420.86 1.30 2.25 3.26 8.86
Cambodia
 Mean 62.06 8.14 58.36 468.01 5.83 94.30 9.73 24.13
 Std. Dev. 4.44 1.75 22.47 161.03 0.83 8.62 3.82 10.27
India
 Mean 64.33 8.25 57.46 768.06 4.29 89.99 4.39 30.10
 Std. Dev. 2.33 0.68 11.99 244.75 0.18 1.69 0.30 5.85
Indonesia
 Mean 67.06 7.24 35.30 1336.29 2.50 74.82 5.00 51.38
 Std. Dev. 1.17 0.06 8.47 259.47 0.39 1.56 0.75 6.03
Lao PDR
 Mean 61.32 8.77 72.63 504.03 3.63 78.71 6.11 42.55
 Std. Dev. 3.18 1.53 14.30 158.28 1.03 10.62 2.15 16.96
Malaysia
 Mean 73.43 4.58 7.95 5587.07 3.51 76.59 5.60 92.96
 Std. Dev. 0.85 0.17 1.69 929.23 0.45 1.98 0.58 2.40
Maldives
 Mean 72.74 4.31 25.03 4223.96 7.86 65.26 15.49 86.86
 Std. Dev. 3.78 0.88 15.09 703.87 2.05 15.06 4.04 9.74
Nepal
 Mean 64.76 7.80 49.76 325.83 5.85 84.81 11.19 28.93
 Std. Dev. 3.47 1.25 14.50 52.21 0.44 7.35 2.52 9.66
Pakistan
 Mean 63.82 8.34 81.43 693.06 2.83 87.07 4.13 44.90
 Std. Dev. 1.44 0.67 8.96 78.54 0.27 5.65 0.51 10.59
Philippines
 Mean 67.18 6.28 27.77 1230.63 3.76 81.75 8.12 66.80
 Std. Dev. 0.67 0.20 3.17 206.24 0.58 2.78 0.88 3.94
Singapore
 Mean 79.54 4.48 2.73 29,060.14 3.49 94.70 9.04 99.84
 Std. Dev. 2.03 0.24 0.67 5641.49 0.69 1.17 2.13 0.21
Sri Lanka
 Mean 72.73 6.69 12.39 1319.45 3.66 84.04 7.30 85.87
 Std. Dev. 2.02 0.46 2.88 374.54 0.29 4.59 1.62 6.14
Thailand
 Mean 72.10 7.09 16.24 2883.15 4.93 68.76 16.72 92.18
 Std. Dev. 1.53 0.42 4.05 534.58 0.89 9.77 4.85 1.45
Vietnam
 Mean 73.94 5.65 23.44 705.23 5.60 89.97 8.48 60.49
 Std. Dev. 1.15 0.11 4.01 209.81 0.80 6.26 2.47 9.92
  1. Notes: LIF = Life expectancy at birth, DEA = Crude death rate, MOR = infant mortality rate; GDP = Gross domestic product (per capita), THE = Total health expenditure, PUB = Public health expenditure, PRI = Private health expenditure, SAN = Sanitation facilities