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Table 5 OLS estimates for Switzerland and LI 44 days after the start of the canton-specific epidemic with fatalities per 10,000 inhabitants as outcome variable

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

  Estimate Standard error
Intercept 39.2105 45.0916
Intermediate timing 0.7961 0.7712
Late timing 1.7187 0.6681
Share of population aged 65+ −337.2691 362.2737
Squared share of population aged 65+ 848.3766 950.0775
Population: 0–59,999 −0.5647 1.1326
Population density 4e −04 4e −04
Income per capita 0 0
Median age of confirmed infections prior to lockdown −0.2783 1.308
Squared median age of confirmed infections 0.003 0.0131
Initial growth trend for confirmed cases in log points 6.3784 8.0649
Confirmed infections per 10,000 inhabitants on epidemic day 4 0.0172 0.6938
Ban on visits to retirement homes 0.153 0.4966
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