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Table 4 Kakwani index across cantons

From: The inequity of the Swiss health care system financing from a federal state perspective

  Number of observations Federal taxes Cantonal and municipal taxes General social insurances Mandatory health insurance (net premiums) Weighted Kakwani index
ZH 5264 0.0088 0.0389 0.0074 -0.2548** -0.1085**
BE 4191 -0.0052 -0.0121 0.0330** -0.20806** -0.0947**
LU 1353 -0.0069 0.0181 0.0560** -0.2298** -0.0936**
SZ 450 -0.0578 -0.0417 0.0025 -0.2508** -0.1344**
OW 129 0.0387 0.0744 0.0999** -0.2323** -0.0567**
NW 158 0.0236 0.1256 0.0594 -0.2738** -0.0729**
GL 138 0.0063 0.0135 0.0366 -0.2304** -0.0913**
ZG 375 0.1093 0.0540 -0.0230 -0.2603** -0.0871**
FR 916 -0.0159 -0.0121 0.0246 -0.1863** -0.0874**
SO 1013 -0.0311 0.0473** 0.0536** -0.2109** -0.0868**
BS 782 0.0485 0.0835 -0.0001 -0.2149** -0.0582**
BL 1066 0.0557* 0.0933** -0.0042 -0.2191** -0.0774**
SH 295 -0.0963 -0.1310 -0.0059 -0.2239** -0.1535**
SG 1648 0.0011 0.0407 0.0369* -0.2571** -0.1066**
GR 723 -0.0481 -0.0327 0.0231 -0.2605** -0.1285**
AG 2311 0.0200 0.0308 0.0147 -0.2250** -0.1065**
TG 806 0.0251 -0.0372 0.0406* -0.2281** -0.1131**
TI 2432 0.0122 0.0850** 0.0310* -0.1800** -0.0592**
VD 2531 -0.0148 0.0131 -0.0099 -0.2050** -0.1004**
VS 1083 -0.0464 -0.0435 -0.0006 -0.2123** -0.1114**
NE 776 -0.0526 0.0306 -0.0035 -0.2009** -0.0904**
GE 1195 0.0277 0.0976 -0.0673** -0.2482** -0.0643*
JU 268 -0.0076 0.0799 0.0549 -0.1809** -0.0566**
CH 30232 0.0074 0.0153 0.0090* -0.2271** -0.0999**
  1. Significance level: *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01.