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Table 3 Descriptive analysis of the variables used in the estimations

From: Illicit financial flows and the provision of child and maternal health services in low- and middle-income countries

Variables Obs. Mean SD. Min. Max.
Dependent
Family planning, coverage (%) 73 59.94 20.51 14.63 95.32
Antenatal care, coverage (%) 65 90.45 11.93 42.50 100.00
DTP3, coverage (%) 73 88.13 10.86 34.67 99.00
Measles, coverage (%) 73 87.67 11.27 47.67 99.00
Tuberculosis, coverage (%) 73 52.88 15.12 25.15 79.58
Sanitation, coverage (%) 73 62.67 28.51 9.63 98.48
Hospitals beds (per 1000 people) 64 2.43 2.20 0.20 11.20
Physicians (per 1000 people) 66 1.18 1.21 0.02 4.50
Independent
Lag (IFFT) (%) 72 12.87 10.72 1.07 49.09
GDPpc (constant 2011 international $ per capita) 73 8193.31 5872.03 830.51 23,888.91
GIR, 1st grade of primary education, female (%) 68 106.7 19.70 63.37 178.33
Urban population (% of total) 73 52.32 18.62 15.62 91.04
Lag (IFFT) · EAP 72 0.82 2.51 0 10.43
Lag (IFFT) · ECA 72 2.47 6.63 0 37.47
Lag (IFFT) · LAC 72 3.88 8.64 0 36.27
Lag (IFFT) · MENA 72 0.73 4.60 0 38.47
Lag (IFFT) · SA 72 0.29 1.59 0 11.87
Lag (IFFT) · SSA 72 4.68 9.44 0 49.09
Excluded instruments
Births attended (% of total) 72 80.06 23.04 16.55 99.9
CPI 73 3.26 0.83 1.79 6.03
Density (people per km2) 73 117.56 203.42 2.70 1246.67
Dependency (% of total population) 73 37.97 6.79 26.40 52.50
IFF/GDP (%) 73 4.84 5.47 0.33 34.00
Labour force participation rate, female (%) 73 54.08 15.50 14.67 88.27
Lag (Births attended)(%) 73 73.74 27.27 6.05 99.9
Lag (CPI) 73 3.03 0.86 1.62 5.83
Lag (GDPpc) (constant 2011 international $ per capita) 73 6666.92 4788.92 718.43 19,126.04
Lag (IFF/GDP)(%) 73 3.62 3.47 0.23 15.49
Lag (IFF/Population) (international $ per capita) 73 234.90 266.99 4.15 1150.28
Lag (IFF/Population) · EAP 73 22.65 135.85 0 1150.28
Lag (IFF/Population) · ECA 73 66.65 180.48 0 808.17
Lag (IFF/Population) · LAC 73 91.16 217.67 0 1101.87
Lag (IFF/Population) · MENA 73 9.56 45.71 0 344.27
Lag (IFF/Population) · SA 73 4.02 30.08 0 256.19
Lag (IFF/Population) · SSA 73 40.86 102.81 0 469.57
Lag (Labour force participation rate, female)(%) 73 53.09 15.48 12.67 88.23
Lag (Urban population)(%) 73 49.66 18.84 15.01 89.99
Literacy 60 81.53 19.98 15.46 99.97
Ln Population (inhabitants) 73 16.24 1.77 12.08 21.02
  1. Averages for the period 2008–2013. Lagged values of variables refer to averages of variables for the previous period 2002–2007