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Table 4 Mean scores and rankings of dimensions of social cohesion by clusters

From: Social cohesion matters in health

  Cluster Ia Cluster IIb Cluster IIIc Cluster IVd Cluster Ve Cluster VIf
Dimensions Score Rankg Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Social equality -1.71 L 1.17 H 0.17 M 0.39 H 0.36 M -0.15 L
Social inclusion -1.81 L -0.23 L 0.02 M 0.29 M 0.95 H 0.61 H
Social development -0.76 L -0.15 M 0.09 M 1.73 H -0.27 L 0.13 H
Social capital -1.73 L 0.02 M -1.04 L 1.13 H 0.98 H 0.43 M
Social diversity 0.03 H -0.13 M -0.43 L -0.49 L -0.31 M 1.17 H
  1. aHong Kong, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan;
  2. bGreece, Italy, and Spain;
  3. cBelgium, Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, and United Kingdom;
  4. dDenmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden;
  5. eNetherlands, Germany, and Austria;
  6. fAustralia, Canada, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Switzerland, and United States;
  7. gRanking of H indicating the dimension score ranked in the top two; M indicating the dimension score ranked in the middle two; L indicating the dimension score ranked in the lowest two among the six clusters.