Insurance consumption across Italian provinces, 1998-2002

Description

A panel of 103 observations

number of observations : 515

observation : provinces

country : Italy

Usage

1
data(Insurance)

Format

A dataframe containing :

code

the province code according to Istat

year

the year of observation

ppcd

real per capita premiums in 2000 euros, non-life insurance excluding mandatory motor third-party liability

rgdp

real per-capita GDP

bank

real per-capita bank deposits

den

population density per square Km

rirs

real interest rate on lending to families and small enterprises

agen

density of insurance agencies per 1000 inhabitants

school

share of people with second grade schooling or more

vaagr

share of value added, agriculture

fam

average number of family members

inef

judicial inefficiency index: average years to settle first degree of civil case

trust

survey result to the question "do you trust others?"

dXX

year dummies

NorthWest

macroregional dummy

NorthEast

macroregional dummy

Centre

macroregional dummy

South

macroregional dummy

Islands

macroregional dummy (Sicily and Sardinia)

Author(s)

Giovanni Millo

Source

Giovanni Millo and Gaetano Carmeci, (2011) “Non-life insurance consumption in Italy: a sub-regional panel data analysis”, Journal of Geographical Systems, 13:273–298.