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Table 3 Descriptive Statistics

From: The influence of insurance status on waiting times in German acute care hospitals: an empirical analysis of new data

Variable Observations Mean Standard deviation Min Max
Waiting period 607 8.3081 8.2857 1 56
Waitingperiodqueried 244 9.7541 7.6090 1 48
Waitingperiod_n_queried 363 6.4986 8.2238 1 56
Waitingperiodankle 213 2.5235 4.4204 1 54
Waitingperiodstenosis 165 13.3454 10.8844 1 56
Waitingperiodconization 229 8.7043 4.8478 1 36
Waitingperiodprivhosp 81 6.1358 8.3990 1 54
Waitingperiodpubhosp 294 7.8809 8.6623 1 56
Waitingperiodcharhosp 232 8.2974 7.2332 1 45
Subsample of hospitals called twice Observations Mean Standard deviation Min Max
Waitingperiodprivpat 122 8.9667 7.0996 1 45
Waitingperiodcompat 122 10.5533 7.9788 1 48
Waitingperiodankle 38 3.3947 4.0706 1 23
Waitingperiodstenosis 116 12.8534 9.0518 1 48
Waitingperiodconization 90 8.4254 3.7148 1 21
Waitingperiodprivhosp 16 9.4375 7.4204 1 29
Waitingperiodpubhosp 130 9.0930 7.6663 1 48
Waitingperiodcharhosp 98 10.6667 7.5457 1 45