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Table 3 Means of covariates considered in the estimations using the Swiss (and LI) data in the total sample, the late intervention group, the intermediate intervention group, the early intervention group, the group of counties with curfew, and the group of counties without curfew, respectively

From: Timing matters: the impact of response measures on COVID-19-related hospitalization and death rates in Germany and Switzerland

Variable Total sample Late timing Intermediate timing Early timing
  N=27 N=8 N=11 N=8
Population 315,648 286,649 268,466 409,524
Population density 503 1046 278 271
Income per capita (CHF) 80,404 102,840 73,134 67,964
Share of population aged 65+ 0.192 0.193 0.19 0.193
Median age of confirmed infections prior to lockdown 50.19 49.56 49.09 52.31
Initial growth trend of confirmed cases in log points 0.235 0.239 0.21 0.266
Ban on visits to retirement homes 0.593 0.5 0.727 0.5
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